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Gaming Guru: Why doubling up your bet after a loss could be trouble down the line

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Posted: Thursday, April 26, 2012 12:05 am

The Martingale betting system, in which players double their bets after losses, has a strange hold on a segment of roulette players. I've been warning against the system since I started writing regularly about gambling in 1994, and others exposed the system as a bankroll-eater long before I joined the fray.

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