Poker Hands

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Poker Hands

Let's see how it works and how are these combinations being formed and ranked.

Royal Flush

Ace, King, Queen, Jack and Ten of the same suit. The rarest and most powerful combination.

Your hand: A♥2♣

Your opponent's handA♠5♦.

The board comes: 3♣ T♥ J♥ Q♥ K♥ 

You win because your have collected a royal flash - the highest-ranking poker hand. Your opponent has collected a straight.  
Your winning hand: A♥K♥Q♥J♥T♥


Straight Flush

Five cards of the same suit in order of rank. 

Your hand: 10♥4♠

Your opponent's handA♣5♥

The board comesK♦ 7♥ 8♥ 9♥ 6♥

You win because you have a higher straight flush. You have ten-high straight flush while your opponent has nine-nigh straight flush.

Your winning hand: T♥9♥8♥7♥6♥


4 of a Kind

Four cards of the same rank.

Your hand: A♥A♠

Your opponent's handK♦K♣

The board comesA♦ A♣ K♥ 3♠ 7♠

You win because you have collected 4 of a kind. Your opponent has collected Full House - Kings Full of Aces ( K♦K♣K♥A♦A♣)

Your winning hand: A♥A♠A♣A♦K♥

 

Full House

Three cards of the same rank and a pair.

Your hand: A♥K♠.

Your opponent's hand: K♦K♥ 

The board comes: A♠ A♣ K♣ 2♦ 7♥

If both players have a Full House, then the one with the higher-ranking three cards wins. You have a full house with aces full of kings while your opponent has kings full of aces. 
Your winning hand: A♥A♠A♣K♣K♠

Flush


Five cards of the same suit.

Your hand: A♠5♠

Your opponent's hand: K♠Q♠

The board comesJ♠ T♠ 6♠ 3♦ 8♥.

If both players have a flush then the one with the highest card of the suit wins. You win because you have ace-high flush while your opponent has king-high flush.

Your winning hand: A♠J♠T♠6♠5♠

Straight


Five cards in order of rank.

Your hand: T♠2♠

Your opponent's hand: 5♥A♥.

The board comes: 6♣ 7♥ 8♠ K♦ 9♦

You win because your straight is higher — your top card is T♠, while the enemy's is 9♦. The straight with the highest top card wins.

Your winning hand: T♠9♣8♠7♥6♣

3 of a Kind


Three cards of the same rank.

Your hand: A♥A♣

Your opponent's hand: K♠K♦ 

The board comes: A♠ K♣ T♦ 4♥ 8♠

You win because you have three aces while your enemy has three kings. AAA beats KKK just as 555 beats KKK. 
You winning hand: A♠A♣A♥K♣T♦

Two Pair



Your hand: A♠K♦

Your opponent's hand: A♦T♠

The board comes: A♥ K♣ 7♦ T♦ 3♠  

You win because you have top pair A♠A♥K♦K♣ and the enemy has A♦A♥T♠T♦. Another example: KK 22 beats QQ TT.

Pair

Your hand: A♠3♥

Your opponent's hand: K♥6♠

The board comes: A♥ K♦ T♦ 7♣ 4♥ 

Both players have collected a pair but you have a higher one so you win.
Winning hand: A♠A♥K♦T♦7♣

 

High card

Your hand: K♥8♦

Your opponent's hand: Q♥3♠

The board comes: J♠ 7♣ 6♣ 2♥ 5♦ 

No hand is made for both players so you win since you have the highest card - King. 
Winning hand: K♦J♠8♠7♥6♣

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