Poker Coverage: Poker Legislation Poker Business Poker Tournaments

CPPT II - Choctaw Casino Resort

$500K Guarantee Main Event

Follow-the-action

Day 1A Concludes with Lynn Samples on Top

That’s a wrap from the tournament floor of Choctaw Casino Resort! Day 1A saw a grand total of 221 entires and after 18 40-minute levels just 26 players bagged up at the end of the ...


Poker Hand Rankings


 

Here are the 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