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Ace, King, Queen, Jack, and 10 being the highest ranking straight and Ace, 2, 3, 4 and 5 being the lowest ranking straight.
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Poker hands from highest to lowest 1. Royal flush A, K, Q, J, 10, all the same suit.
Straight Flush. Five cards of the same suit in sequence - such as J-10-9-8-7. Between two straight flushes, the one containing the higher top card is higher. An ace can be counted as low, so 5-4-3-2-Ais a straight flush, but its top card is the five, not the ace, so it is the lowest type of straight flush.
1. Your lowest five cards count, but these cards must all be different ranks. (Paired cards only qualify as one low card, not two!) 2. The first card to consider is the highest card of your five, then the next highest card and so on. In Hi/Lo poker an Ace counts as a low card when you are calculating the low part of the board. In fact, the Ace is the best possible low card, then the Deuce, then the Trey.
If there are no wild cards, this is the highest type of poker hand: five cards of the same suit in sequence - such as J-10-9-8-7. Between two straight flushes, the one containing the higher top card is higher.
The poker deck consists of 52 cards that are ordered by poker card rank in the following order: A, K, Q, J, 10, 9, 8, 7, 6, 5, 4, 3, 2. The same cards of different suits have the same poker card rank. For example - the king of spades and the king of hearts both have the same value. A poker hand consists of five cards.
The highest value poker hand is a Royal Flush, while the lowest is a high card. The full ranking order is royal flush, straight flush, four of a kind, a full house, a flush, a straight, three of a...
10. High card. The lowest-ranked hand of them all. The highest card in the hand is your ‘best hand’. In this case it's the king of spades.
The four suits are Clubs, Hearts, Spades and Diamonds. Traditionally, clubs are listed as the highest of the suits, but officially they all have the same rank in poker. Poker ranks from highest to lowest. When playing a game of poker, the highest card is Ace (A). The lowest card is Deuce (which is the card with the number 2 on it).