Gambling Superstitions

Gamblers collectively have an endless list of superstitious beliefs in the hopes of getting rich. There are no means of finding out what they are.

Upon entering the casino and watching people from afar, one will be able to identify them in a crowd. You’ll find blackjack players with a drink in one hand as cards are dealt. You might see craps players with a routine before they roll the dice or you someone playing the slot machines who twist their hair before each pull. Depending on how each person interprets the story, you will notice them performing various actions.

Sports Betting Superstition

Sports Betting is not spared from superstitious beliefs in any way. There are many peculiarities that sports gamblers do that would make people wonder or shake their heads in disbelief.

Some grown men wear a particular shirt, hat or socks. Some even go through the trouble of delving into their dirty pile clothes to find the same clothes they wore the day before placing their online wagers. There are also sports bettors who will even wear lucky propellers from their childhood.  Some would go to the extremes to really feel the winning streak by their sides.

There are common practices shared by a number of sports bettors.

Watching Games on Television

There are a number of bettors who believe that they will not a bet if they won’t see the game on TV while others do not feel the same way. Some turn off the TV momentarily or switch channels, and then go back to the game to see if the team that they placed their bets on won.

Others may prefer complete silence while the game is on because the background noise might affect the wager in a negative way.

In the end, it is amusing to see what people are willing to do to help their chosen sports team win the wager, even if it is through luck alone.