# Who wins if two people have a straight flush?

Assuming two players both have a flush, the winner is determined by the player with the highest ranked flush card (Aces are high). Assuming both players share the same high card, the second highest card is consulted and so on.

## What happens if two people have a straight flush?

A “straight flush” is five consecutive cards of the same suit. If two players have a straight flush then the highest card wins. The highest possible straight flush, and the best hand in poker, is an ace high straight flush, also known as a royal flush…

## Does a straight flush beat 2 pair?

What is the order of poker hands? As shown in the poker hand rankings chart, the order of poker rankings (from the highest to the lowest) is: Royal Flush, Straight Flush, Four-of-a-Kind, Full House, Flush, Straight, Three-of-a-Kind, Two Pair, One Pair, High Card.

## Is a straight flush a winning hand?

A flush always beats a straight in poker. Flush is five cards of a kind or the same suit, while a straight is five cards in a numeric sequence. A straight flush, which is five cards of the same suit in consecutive order, beats both hands. Royal Flush is an ace-high straight flush, which is the best possible poker hand.

## Who wins in poker if two players have the same pair?

In the case of two players having the same Pair, then the winner is the one who has a better five-hand card combination. One Pair takes two cards, and the rest are the three highest cards possible, also known as kickers or side cards.

## What if 2 players have the same hand in poker?

If two or more players have the same hand the high card determines the winner. For straights or flushes, the highest top card is declared the winner. For one pair and two pair hands, the highest kicker wins. If players have the same 5-card hand, it is a tie and the pot is split equally.

## What happens when two people win in poker?

When do you split the pot in poker? A pot is split in poker when two or more players have the same winning hand. For example, if two people have the same two pair and high card, they will split the pot evenly between them.

## What is the straight flush rule in poker?

Straight Flush: Five cards in numerical order, all of identical suits. In the event of a tie: Highest rank at the top of the sequence wins. The best possible straight flush is known as a royal flush, which consists of the ace, king, queen, jack and ten of a suit.

## What determines who wins a flush?

Question 2: Which flush wins in poker? Assuming two players both have a flush, the winner is determined by the player with the highest ranked flush card (Aces are high). Assuming both players share the same high card, the second highest card is consulted and so on.

## What is the strongest hand in poker?

Royal flush

The royal flush is the best hand available in poker. It features five consecutive cards, all of the same suit, in order of value from 10 through to ace.

## What beats 6 7 8 9 10 in poker?

There are 52 cards in the pack, and the ranking of the individual cards, from high to low, is ace, king, queen, jack, 10, 9, 8, 7, 6, 5, 4, 3, 2.

## Does a flush always beat a straight?

This is one of the most common misconceptions in poker. In Texas Holdem a flush (five cards of the same suit) always beats a straight (five cards in a numeric sequence). A straight-flush, which is five cards of the same suit in consecutive order, beats both hands.

## What hand can't be beat in poker?

The best hand you can get in poker is a royal flush. This is a hand containing 10-J-Q-K-A, all of the same suit. If you have this hand, you can't be beaten.

## What is a royal flush in poker?

ROYAL FLUSH. A straight from a ten to an ace and all five cards of the same suit. In poker suit does not matter and pots are split between equally strong hands. STRAIGHT FLUSH.

## How rare is a straight flush?

The total number of distinct hands you can draw from a 52-card deck is 2,598,960. We can calculate the poker probability of making a straight flush as (36/2,598,960). That calculation equates to an 0.00139% chance of making a straight flush from five random cards, or 72,192-to-1 odds against.

## What is the probability of a straight flush combination?

A STRAIGHT FLUSH

All 5 cards are from the same suit and they form a straight (they may also be a royal flush). The number of such hands is 4*10, and the probability is 0.0000153908.

## Does a pair matter in a flush?

Once you have a flush, 2 pair doesnt really matter. So, flush with highest card... in this case Ace for second player wins.

## What happens if both players have a straight?

When two or more players make the same straight through their hole cards & board cards, then the one with the higher ranking wins the pot. The pot is shared whenever a straight results in the highest-ranked cards among all players, regardless of suit.

## Does a straight flush beat four of a kind?

A straight flush is a hand that contains five cards of sequential rank, all of the same suit, such as Q♥ J♥ 10♥ 9♥ 8♥ (a "queen-high straight flush"). It ranks below five of a kind and above four of a kind.

## How do you beat a straight flush?

The ranking of a Straight Flush is determined by the highest straight card – not the suit. If more than one player has a Straight Flush then the winner is determined by the player with the highest straight. In that vein, a 10-high Straight Flush – in any suit - beats a 9-high Straight Flush – in any suit, and so on.

## Who wins if two players have two pairs?

If two players both have two pair, the winner is determined by comparing (1) the higher pair, (2) the lower pair, and (3) the fifth card in the hand.

## What is common cheating in poker?

Such methods include shorting the pot, avoiding house fees, and peeking at other players' cards. It is very difficult to prove because when confronted, at least the first time, the cheat often calls the cheating an honest mistake.

## How do you know if someone is cheating at poker?

Watch for players who are colluding.

If you see players whispering or signaling to each other, or if you notice unusual betting patterns, it may be a sign of collusion. For example, if two players are consistently raising and calling each other's bets, it may be a sign that they are sharing their hole cards.

## What if two players have a royal flush?

Note that when there are 2 royal flushes(two flushes who win), there can be no tiebreaker. Apart from this, if there are 2 royal flushes, the pot is split between the two. The odds of this happening are extremely rare. Moreover, the board requires three cards of the same suit for there to be 2 royal flushes.
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