Roulette is unique in its own way and it has a style and language of its own. We advise you to familiarize yourself with these terms; hopefully you’ll have a better and profitable playing roulette at internet casinos.
American Wheel: This version of the roulette wheel has 38 numbers in comparison to the European roulette wheel has only 38 numbers. The American wheel has a 00 that allows five number bets.
Ball: The ball is the tiny round object that spins around the roulette wheel.
Column Bet: A wager of 12 numbers in a column at the same time. Winners are paid 2 to 1.
Combination Bet: A wager on more than one possible outcome.
Corner Bet: A bet on four different numbers at the same time. The payout is 8 to 1.
Dozen Bet: A bet on one of three different groups of numbers: 1-12, 13-24 or 25-36.
European Wheel: This wheel is similar to the American Wheel without the 00. Odds of winning are better.
Even – Odd Bet: A wager on either odd or even numbers on the wheel. Payout is 1 to 1.
High – Low Bet: A bet on a higher number or a low number on the wheel. Payout is 1 to 1.
Inside Bet: Any wager on the number section of the table.
Outside Bet: Any wager other than a number bet. This includes red, black, odd, even, etc.
Red-Black Bet: A bet on either a red or black number. Pays 1 to 1.
Split Bet: A combination wager in which you wager on the ball landing on one of two different numbers.
Straight Up Bet: Wagering on one number on the wheel. Pays out 35 to 1.
Trio Bet: A combination wager where you wager on the ball stopping on one of three possible numbers.
Zero, Double Zero: Usually colour green and at opposite sides of the wheel. Double zero is only on the American wheel.