Below find step-by-step beginners guides to the rules, betting structures and game play of all the most popular poker variations, including Texas Hold'em, Omaha and Seven-Card Stud.


Online poker as well as casino poker card game has special poker hand ranking. If you find yourself confused, or unable to determine what beasts what in poker, refer to winning poker hand rankings right now.
Royal Flush – A ten to ace, 5 cards of the same suit makes a straight. It is the highest ranking in poker. As a reminder, all suits are ranked equally in poker.
Straight Flush – This means 5 cards of the same suit makes a perfect straight.
Four of a Kind – It makes 4 cards of the same rank (4 aces & 1 king). In case 2 players have the same, then the fifth highest card wins the pot.
Full House – It makes 3 same rank cards with 2 same rank cards.
Flush – It makes 5 of any same suit. Flush is determined by the highest card on the table.
Straight – It makes 5 different suits but consecutive cards (5,4,3,2, Ace is lowest straight).
Three of a Kind – It makes any 3 cards of different suits but the same rank.
Two Pair – It makes any of 2 cards of different suits but the same rank together with another 2 same rank cards.
One Pair – It makes 2 same rank cards. (2 Aces, K, Q, J).
High Card – It makes the best possible the highest card in hand. Just make sure that it doesn’t make up one of the hands mentioned above.

Date: 24.02.2011 | Rubrics: Poker Tips | Permanent link