Poker Hands

  1. Straight Flush: five cards of consecutive ranks in the same suit
    Aces can count either high or low, but not both.

    Tie breakers:
    1. rank of highest card
  2. Four of a Kind: four cards of one rank

    Tie breakers:
    1. rank of set
    2. rank of card not in set
  3. Full House: three cards of one rank and two cards of another rank

    Tie breakers:
    1. rank of set-of-three
    2. rank of set-of-two
  4. Flush: five cards of same suit

    Tie breakers:
    1. rank of highest card
    2. rank of second-highest card
    3. rank of third-highest card
    4. rank of fourth-highest card
    5. rank of fifth-highest card
  5. Straight: five cards of consecutive ranks
    Aces can count either high or low, but not both.

    Tie breakers:
    1. rank of highest card
  1. Three of a Kind: three cards of one rank

    Tie breakers:
    1. rank of set
    2. rank of highest card not in set
    3. rank of second-highest card not in set
  2. Two Pair: two cards of one rank and two cards of another rank

    Tie breakers:
    1. rank of higher set
    2. rank of lower set
    3. rank of card in neither set
  3. Pair: two cards of one rank

    Tie breakers:
    1. rank of set
    2. rank of highest card not in set
    3. rank of second-highest card not in set
    4. rank of third-highest card not in set
  4. Nothing

    Tie breakers:
    1. rank of highest card
    2. rank of second-highest card
    3. rank of third-highest card
    4. rank of fourth-highest card
    5. rank of fifth-highest card