Adu ayam is something that has been an old age tradition in Bangkok; it is profitable and there are bets that are as large as 11 million baht (Bangkok currency). This is a type of a big business where roosters are trained to fight against each other and a large number of people collect to see this fight. This is not illegal that is the reason why a dozen men collect to see this age old Thai tradition of Adu ayam; this is a way through which they preserve theri traditional for the future generations to follow and learn. This sport is not illegal but the gambling involved with it is in a few places; the offline gambling is punishable but the one that happens online is not banned or punishable.
In Thailand this game is considered to be a national sport but like before the fight to the death game has been banned by the government and now fights are won on techniques and on bravery. The betting on the game is still popular among the crowd; the betting system of Adu ayam this.
Rules of Adu Ayam
- Firstly when has to choose between the two roosters; one is the crowd favourite while teh other is an underdog.
- Preferably one bets on the underdog one as the winning odds are more in this than the popular one.
- One has to decide the odds of winning which can be ten percent, twenty percent, thirty percent or fifty percent the odds can go as high has one hundred percent.
- The bets are called through hand signals.
- The amount is called through the fingers; for example fingers held upwards are in the denomination of ten.
- Two types of bets are placed; one is with the pit manager while other one is in the galleries.
As mentioned earlier Adu ayam is a popular online betting game also that is played by people especially by those who are not able to bet offline. The online betting of this game is no different; one has to bet on the final result; the roosters fight a brutal battle and the one who survives in the end is considered to be the winner. In online version of this game the one that is put to death first loses while the other one is considered to be the winner of the game.