If you are looking for a card game that is extremely easy to play then nothing can match up to the fun factor of Rummy games. In this game, you have to build or achieve melds which comprise of sets, and three or four should be of the same rank. And, when this game is organized on a larger scale where numbers of players can participate then it becomes Rummy tournament. The tournament is organized in knock-out technique wherein 2 participants play a set of 2 games to compete against each other in every single round. And, in every single game, turns swap between the 2 participants and each get a limited amount of time (say 30 seconds) to make a move. Participant with the lowest score at the end of the game is declared as the winner.
Types of Tournaments
Rummy tournaments are basically of three types. They are –
Cash rummy tournament: Like its name suggests, this kind of tournament is played with real money. It can be multi-table tournament as well.
Promotional rummy tournament: This form of tournament comes with real cash prize and one can join it for free. Also played as multi-table tournament. Practice rummy tournaments: Quite certainly, to play this type of rummy tournament you will have to pay an entry fee.
Rules to follow
It is essential to make a move within the time allotted.
When it is your turn to play, you must select a card from either the closed or open deck.
You must select a card and then discard it so as to validate a move.
Where to find?
Being an easy game to play, the most accurate play to find rummy tournaments is the social networking sites. Most of the rummy sites display their ads in social networking sites and associate themselves with charitable events.