Number of dominoes drawn: 4 players draw 10 tiles each. The remaining 15 tiles stay in the boneyard and are not drawn.
Set: Highest double starts play. After the set, play continues to the right (counterclockwise).
In most places, Cuban Dominoes is played to 100 points. However, there are many different variations, including to 50, 150, 200, or 101 points.
Reprinted with permission of Sterling Publishing Co., Inc., NY, NY from GREAT BOOK OF DOMINO GAMES by Jennifer Kelley, ©1999 by Jennifer Kelley. (The Sterling book is available as PUREMCO'S GREAT BOOK OF DOMINO GAMES)