The ‘Seven on Red’ Single Bet

In 2004, as part of the reality mini-series “Double or Nothing,” British professional gambler Ashley Revell sold all his possessions, including his clothes, and gambled $135,300 on a SINGLE spin …

A Bet saved FedEx

While FedEx might now look like a highly successful company, its founder once saved the company by taking its last $5,000 and turning it into $32,000 by gambling in Las …

Baby Sitter’s Lucky Day

In 2008, Jessica Agbunag, a baby sitter who graduated from high school six years ago, was in Las Vegas with her boyfriend and family in remembrance of her grandmother’s birthday. …

115 hours of Poker

In what can only be described as an amazing display of endurance and charity, Phil Laak’s Guinness World Record attempt for continuous Poker play finally came to an end 115 …

20 Casino Facts

Did you know…. Gambling is as old as the oldest profession in the world. So it is presumed. It can be really fun and exciting as long as you know …

Live Casino

Highroller: A player who approaches the gaming session with a large-sized bankroll. Leaderboard: this shows the top winners for a game or ‘race’ promotion over a period of time. Live …

Video Poker

Video Poker Aces and Eights: A variant of video poker where 4 Aces or eights earn bonus payouts. Aces and Faces: A variant of video poker where 4 Aces or …

Craps

Craps Aces: Wagering that the next roll will be equal to the sum of 2. Back Line: Another name for the Don’t Pass Line on the craps table. Betting Right: …

Slots

Slot Machine Bet: The amount which the player wagers on the slot game. Bet Max: The maximum number of coins you can wager. Bonus Feature: A feature within a slot …

Roulette

Roulette American Roulette: A variant of roulette where an extra zero has been added to the roulette wheel. Ball: Round object thrown into the spinning roulette wheel. When it lands …

Black Jack

Black Jack Slang Bankroll: The amount of money you have to spend on your blackjack session. Basic Strategy: A proven strategy which you use to increase your advantage in the …

Casino Games (general)

Casino Games (general) Banker: The hand representing the house, usually found in Baccarat. Basic Strategy: A way to play a casino game (eg. blackjack) that has been determined to give …