Basic strategy and tips for roulette players
If you have decided to try your luck in roulette you need to understand that it is about fortune, not skills. There is no guaranteed winning system or strategy. You cannot use any skills to become a player who stably wins in roulette. It is just impossible. This is gambling. Fortune rules here.
Therefore you should not trust those gamblers who say that they managed to become a successful roulette players. Sometimes I hear that somebody learnt super strategy. They say that this strategy works and helps them to win big money. But this is bullshit. Of course, such people might really believe that a strategy works but this means that mentioned gamblers are stupid or maniacs. There is no magic of numbers in roulette. You should not think that lucky 7 or 13 is really worth of placing bets! One smart person once said that there is only way to win stably in roulette – to steal money from the table. Therefore you should forget about skill, magic and special knowledge. At the same time it is crucial to know some basic rules. There is another advice for those who dream about making money in casino – open your own casino!
Well, what kind of profits can we get from math in gambling and especially roulette? Basically, the only one possible thing is to calculate advantage of casino using theory of chances.
You should not take any roulette systems too serious. Systems can make positive result in other games like Black Jack or Video Poker. But here in roulette it is almost impossible. This game is about luck and for fun. But once again, some basics are quite important even in roulette.
Play European roulette.
If you want to maximize your chances of winning you need to make right choice. Think about the following figures. Advantage of a casino in American roulette is 5.26%, in European roulette – only 2.63%. Actually, this is one of the reasons why roulette is not as popular in America as in Europe.
Therefore it is wise to play European roulette. Your chances will go up a bit. And it is better than nothing, right? It doesn’t matter if you live in Europe, the USA or Asia. Online casinos provide gamblers with unique opportunity to play any variation of roulette.
Don’t place bets on five numbers.
And we would like to give an advice to those of you who are stubborn. If you still prefer American roulette, don’t place bets on five numbers! Consider this. Mathematical expectation with such bets is 7.89% versus 5.26% with other bets. It makes sense, isn’t it?
Special rules in roulette.
Most gamblers do not know that there are different rules in roulette and some of them are quite attractive. For example, if you play “En Prison” or “Surrender” also known as “La Partage” casino advantage is just 2.63% and 1.35%.
Bank management is extremely important in gambling. It doesn’t matter if you are better, poker player or roulette fan, you need to know some basic rules. It is crucial to know your limits. The most common mistake of gamblers is to wager too much money. You should never more money than you can afford! The rule is simple!
If you follow our advices, you will avoid unpleasant moments and increase your chances to win a bit:
- Decide how much money you can lose before approaching roulette table
- It is reasonable to decide when to stop. How much money you need to win to leave the casino?
- Decide optimal size of bet according to your bankroll
- You can control your money when you take a part of your winning and separate it by putting apart.
Well, we don’t guarantee that our tips will help you to win. But at least you will lose less and will be able to stay longer at the table. And who knows one minute at roulette table can change your life.
To sum up we would like to underline the importance of discipline. If you lose your temper you will never be able to become rich playing roulette. Most likely you will lose all your money and become obsessive gambler.
And the last important thing. Do not plan to win certain amount of money. If you have left casino with 10 extra bucks, you have already won! You can be fully satisfied with this small win. Anyway it is a win.