# How do you count a 29 hand in cribbage?

## How do you count a 29 hand in cribbage?

The highest scoring cribbage hand you can get is worth 29 points. It consists of a Jack and three fives. The cut card is the five of the same suit as the Jack.

## What is a 28 hand in cribbage?

The highest possible cribbage hand score is 29 points — three Fives and a Jack in hand with the starter card (or cut card) being a Five of the same suit as the Jack – for "One For His Nobs". The chances of getting this highest possible 29 Cribbage hand are 1 in 216,580! Cribbage 28 Hand.

How many points do you get for four fives in Cribbage?

29 points. Four Fives and a Jack Card. The four Fives create a "double pair royal" giving 12 points. The Fives and the Jack create eight different ways to form fifteen giving 16 points.

Can you get a 23 hand in cribbage?

It is impossible to get point scores of 27, 26, 25 and 19 for a cribbage hand. There is no possible combination of 5 cards that will produce the above point totals. In over-the-board cribbage, sometimes a Cribbage player will score zero points for their hand if they claim that they have a "19 hand".