How Hands Are Ranked
This is the best poker hand you can have.
Ex: Ten, Jack, Queen, King, and Ace of the same suit.
Five cards, all of the same suit that are in sequence.
Ex: 6c, 7c, 8c, 9c,Tc
Four cards of equal rank
Ex: Qc, Qh, Qd, Qs
Three cards of equal rank, and two different cards of the equal rank. (Three of a kind and a pair)
Ex: Th, Tc,Td - 5s, 5d
Any five cards of the same suit.
Ex: As, Ts, 9s, 5s. 2s
Five cards of mixed suits, in sequence.
Ex: 9c, Th, Js, Qd, Kh
Any three cards of equal rank.
Ex: 9c, 9h, 9s
Two cards of equal rank and a different two cards of equal rank.
Ex: 5d, 5s - 2h, 2s
Two cards of equal rank.
This is how hands rank in poker games that have no wild cards.