The rank of and order of poker hands are explained below:
Ten, Jack, Queen, King, Ace of the same suit.
Straight with all five cards in the same suit.
Four of a Kind:
Four cards of the same number or face value ("quads").
Three cards of one number or face value and two cards of
another number or face value. If more than one player has a
full house, the full house with the highest ranking three of a
kind ("trips") wins.
Five cards of the same suit. If there is more than one flush,
the hand with the highest card(s) wins.
Five cards in sequence. Cards can be in any suit. An Ace can
be used in the highest straight (10, J, Q, K, A) and the
lowest straight (A, 2, 3, 4, 5).
Three of a Kind:
Three cards of the same number or face value ("trips").
If two players have two pair, the hand with the highest pair
wins. If they have the same high pair, whoever has the second
highest pair wins. If they have the same two pair, whoever has
the highest fifth card ("kicker") wins.
Two cards of the same number or face value. If two players
have the same pair, the highest outside card(s) wins.
The hand with the highest card(s) wins.