At the showdown all remaining player's
hands are compared to determine who has
the highest-ranking hand. Listed below
are the universally accepted Poker hand
rankings (from highest to lowest).
The highest possible ranked hand. To achieve
this hand you need an Ace, King, Queen,
Jack, and 10 of the same suit.
Five cards of the same suit in ascending
FOUR OF A KIND
Four cards of the same value.
Three of a kind and a pair. The player
with the higher value three of a kind,
wins in the event of a tie.
A hand containing five cards of the same
suit. If two players have the same hand
the winner is the player holding the highest
Five cards of any suit in ascending order.
The ace can be either high or low and
the high straight wins the tie.
THREE OF A KIND
Three of a kind is simply three cards
of the same value.
Two sets of pairs.
The player holding the highest pair takes
the pot in the event that more than one
player is holding two pairs.
One pair of cards in a hand.
Highest card takes all in the event there
is a complete absence of the above hands.