# Roulette: A Mysterious Combination of Skill and Luck

Do you know which is the most mysterious casino game today? The game involves a unique combination of your skills and good luck. This game is named after a word meaning “little wheel.” Yes, you guessed it right. That mysterious game is “Roulette.” It was developed from old traditional games. It is a casino game. It involves the action of money transactions like gambling money. It has become popular in casinos because of its simple rules. All rules are simple and understandable.

Game

The croupier conducts this game. He determines the winning number through the wheel. First, he spins the wheel in one direction. Then, he spins a ball in the opposite direction on the circular track present on the outer edge of the wheel. With a significant round of spins, the ball loses its momentum and decreases speed. Then it passes through the area of diverters. Finally, it falls into the wheel of pockets. The pockets are colored and mentioned with numbers. Then the winning player is paid off based on the value of the bet.

Betting

In this game, you risk valuable things like money against an outcome that is unknown to all. Players bet on numbers and colors. You can bet on any of the following things-

• A single-digit or double-digit number
• Group of numbers
• Red color
• Black color
• Odd number
• Even number
• Low numbers like 1 to 18
• High numbers like 19 to 36

Types of bets

This casino game consists of two types of bets: “Inside Bets” and “Outside Bets.”

Inside Bets

These include the following-

• Single Bet or Straight bet– The player bets on a single number.
• Split Bet– The players bet on two adjacent numbers. The numbers can be aligned horizontally or vertically.
• Street Bet– The players bet on three numbers that are consecutively placed horizontally.
• Square Bet or Corner Bet– The players bet on four numbers meeting at one corner.
• Double Street Bet– The players bet on six numbers consecutively on two horizontal lines.
• Trio Bet– The players bet on the three-number set that involves one zero or double zero.
• First Four Bet– The players bet on single zero layouts like 0,1,2,3.
• Basket Bet– The players bet on a double zero layout.

Outside Bets

It includes the following-

• Low or High Bet– The players bet on low numbers, i.e., 1 to 18, or high numbers, i.e., 19 to 36.
• Red or Black Colour– The players bet on the chosen color.
• Dozen Bet– Players bet on the chosen dozen.
• Column Bet– The players bet on the vertical columns.
• Snake Bet– This unique bet covers the numbers one, five, nine, twelve, fourteen, sixteen, nineteen, twenty-three, twenty-seven, thirty, thirty-two, and thirty-four.

Conclusion

This game is considered ideal for beginners as well as advanced players. If you win the game, you will get all the fortunes of the bet.