European and French Roulette Wheel

European roulette is believed to be more advantageous for online gamblers because of its house edge. Find out why it is so and what French roulette is.

European and French Roulette Wheel The deviation from a sequential arrangement of numbers in American roulette makes it impossible to cheat in the game. The game is strictly a matter of chance. As it is impossible to tell which of the 38 numbers will win all the players have an equal advantage, with no one having undue advantage over another.

The numbers run through 0, 1 to 36 and 00. They are arranged haphazardly in a clockwise direction.

The European roulette is also placed at random without any sequential arrangement. The numbers run through 0 to 36. When it comes to the European wheel numbers mean more than they do at the American Roulette. Aside from the regular bets that are placed on the roulette, there are others that one is opportune to place if playing the European Roulette Wheel.

Extra Bets

There is an extra section in the European wheel which makes it possible for other bets to be placed. This bets include the following that are listed below.

  • The Neighbor Bet: when one places a neighbor bet, the bet does not apply only to the number that is bet upon but on the four other numbers. The two to the left and two to the right are also place upon by a single neighbor bet.
  • Voisins du Zero: when you chose to place this bet, you wager is on the no 0 and 16 other numbers. Your bets are place on 0, 9 numbers to the left hand side of 0 and 7 numbers to the right hand side of 0. The chips with which you are betting with will be placed on several of the numbers with some numbers having two chips and some having 1 chip.
  • Orphans Bet: when placing orphans bets, your bets are placed on numbers 34, 31, 20, 17, 14, 9, 6 and 1. For a table that is rectangular, this bet will be placed on the numbers that are lying next to another. Number one is that which has its bet to be directly, for 17 the bet placed on it is split with two other numbers, 14 and 20.
  • Tiers du Cylinre: this is a bet that is also made on the section of the table that is rectangular, having the bet to be split among numbers that make up 1/3 of the roulette wheels (a total of twelve numbers). The bet that are placed are split among all these numbers.

You should still keep in mind that all these bets still have the same probabilities of winning just like every other one. Placing any of the bets above will avail you a chance to play on more than one section.