What are the Sets & the Runs? Paulo P. October 15, 2020 12:57 Updated Follow Three or four cards of the same rank are called sets. Three or more cards in sequence in the same suit are called runs. click for customer support Related articles What is the valid run? What does Deadwood mean? What does knock mean? When is a player able to knock? Personal Data Requests Personal Data Requests Comments 0 comments Article is closed for comments.