Card game played with one pack of cards by two players who seek to 'meld' sets of three or four cards of the same rank to clear their hand.

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In 2 player, 10 card Gin, figuring out opponents cards

What tactics can you use to help determine what your opponent is looking for in two player 10 card Gin?
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If you knock, but actually have a gin hand, is it valid to change it after you've knocked?

I was playing a game of gin rummy when I knocked for a non-zero amount. As I laid out my cards, I noticed that I could have rearranged to cards and gone gin. Now this isn't a question about whether ...
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Misreading your hand when knocking in Gin

What happens when a player knocks and misreads their hand? This hand recently came up: I announced a knock but mistakenly included a card as deadwood that could have been played. If the card (6c) ...
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In Gin, What Happens When One Calls But the Opposing Player has A Lower Call Card?

In Gin, What Happens When One Calls But the Opposing Player has A Lower Call Card? Eg. The call card is 10, and I call placing everything but a 6. My opponent didn't call, but was able to place ...
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How is a gin rummy hand scored if both the knocking and defending player have gin?

I am playing with the Big Gin variant, which is not part of the base game. Say I pick up a card from the deck which makes me a gin hand. Only, I don't realise it due to say, misreading my hand, or I ...