What are the Sets & the Runs? Paulo P. September 07, 2021 08:01 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 is the objective of the game? Spend Your Way Sweepstakes Jackpot and how to win it Comments 0 comments Article is closed for comments.