category (so for example any three of a kind beats any two pairs). a poker hand, the remaining cards do not play any part in the ranking.
These hand rankings do not apply to games played "low", such as lowball or razz ; An ace-high straight flush is called a royal flush and it cannot be beaten. When two players hold the same pair, two pair, three of a kind, or four of a kind, the.
Three of a kind: Three cards of the same rank, and two unrelated side cards. Three of a pair wins. If both players have two identical pairs, highest side card wins. High card: Any hand that does not qualify under a category listed above. Thus 3, 2 beats 3, 2 (a 'Seven-Five low' is better than a 'Seven-Six low'). Del Boy's Poker face - Only Fools and Horses - BBC