Sports & Gaming

What Is the Gambler’s Fallacy? Learn How to Avoid the Gambler’s Fallacy in Poker

Written by the MasterClass staff

Last updated: Sep 29, 2021 • 3 min read

In the game of roulette, there are 18 red slots, 18 black slots, and two green slots that the ball can stop on—the odds of landing on either red or black is 47.4%, but it is essentially a 50-50 coin toss for all intents and purposes.