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Shan "Pacman" Jing Wins CPPT Bicycle Main Event

Shan “Pacman” Jing has won the CPPT Bicycle Casino main event and $135,981. Jing, who’s known as Pacman in the L.A. poker scene, is a regular in card rooms across California. Aside from a few ...


Poker Hand Rankings


 

Poker hands from highest to lowest



1. Royal flush
A, K, Q, J, 10, all the same suit.
A K Q J T

2. Straight flush
Five cards in a sequence, all in the same suit.
8 7 6 5 4
3. Four of a kind
All four cards of the same rank.
J J J J 7

4. Full house
Three of a kind with a pair.
T T T 9 9

5. Flush
Any five cards of the same suit, but not in a sequence.
4 J 8 2 9

6. Straight
Five cards in a sequence, but not of the same suit.
9 8 7 6 5

7. Three of a kind
Three cards of the same rank.
7 7 7 K 3

8. Two pair
Two different pairs.
4 4 3 3 Q

9. Pair
Two cards of the same rank.
A A 8 4 7

10. High Card
When you haven't made any of the hands above, the highest card plays.
In the example below, the jack plays as the highest card.
3 J 8 4 2