Rummy is a game of strategy which requires judicious use of cards in hand at every single turn. First and foremost, to win a game of rummy, it is paramount to understand the basics of the game. In India, 13 Card Rummy is mostly played online. It is also known as the Indian Rummy. Click here to learn how to play rummy and click here if you wish to glance through the various rules associated with online rummy.
That said, here are some quick rummy tips and tricks which you can use to get better at the game and even start winning some games:
As mentioned, in rummy, each card carries a certain number of points. The losing player gets points corresponding to the total value of all cards in his/her hand. If the losing player fails to make the two mandatory sequences, the value of all cards is added, capped at 80 points. If the player has formed two sequences including a pure sequence, the value of cards not in any combination is calculated.
Player with no combinations in his hand
Value of all cards is added, capped at 80 points
Player with two sequences, including one pure sequence
Value of cards that are not in any combination are added