130 questions linked to/from How to determine the winning hands in poker?
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### Which hand wins: 23 vs. 9J on a AAKKQ board? [duplicate]

Ignoring any flush possibility, who would win? Board: AAKKQ Player 1: 23 Player 2: 9J I think both players split the pot in half because they both have two pairs and Q as kicker, but people keep ...
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### Full house vs Full house [duplicate]

If two players got a Full House... First Player = 999AA Second Player = TTT99 Which one of them wins?
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### When does a kicker count? [duplicate]

I like to play some friendly poker online sometimes and i often see the situation where a pair is on the table and people try to win with only a kicker. I know a kicker is valid when applied to only 1 ...
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### How to decide winner between equal double pairs in Texas holdem? [duplicate]

I have played the free Texas Holdem in one online poker app. I do not understand why the winner is approximated apparently randomly when two players both have pairs of exact magnitude, for instance ...
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### Who wins when two players both have a flush? [duplicate]

Who wins when two players have a flush? For example, say the first player also has two pair, one in their hand (two 3's), and one on the board (two 8's). The second player has AQ, with the same pair ...
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### What happens when straight is on board [duplicate]

Suppose 3 people are playing. 1st has A , K 2nd has K , Q 3rd has 5 , A And cards on board are 6 , 7 , 8 , 9 , 10 Who will win please tell ?
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### 3 pairs v.s. 2 pairs? [duplicate]

i was playing world poker on xfinity internet apps and i think this was considered texas holdem. I had in my hand a 4 and a 7. The first 3 cards the dealer dealt on the table were a 4, Queen, and a 7. ...
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### Can some tell me which hand(s) beats the dealers hand in this game of poker? [duplicate]

Dealers hand: 2 diamonds, 5 diamonds, 8 diamonds, Jack diamonds,and King diamonds 1st hand: 2 spades, 2 hearts, 3 diamonds, 9 clover, and 10 hearts. 2nd hand: 3 spades, 3 hearts, 4 clover, Queen ...
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### 4 of a kind on board ( texas holdem poker ) [duplicate]

If a board has four of a kind, let's say 9 9 9 9 J, how is the winner decided? Will kicker take part here?
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### Two straights and a pair who wins? [duplicate]

We are new to playing poker. We played Texas holdem a few nights ago. Tow played got a straight. Player 1 J-7. Player 2 10-6. Normally we would have given it to player 1 for having a higher straight, ...
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### Texas Hold'Em Fullhouse Battle [duplicate]

Which one wins? I had 77 in my hand. He had J8 in his hand. Community Cards on table: 8 8 7 2 2 So who wins here?
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### Who wins or is it a split pot [duplicate]

The 5 cards on table: A,9,9,3,Q My cards : A,10 his cards: A,6 Who wins and can you explain
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### Can you use an ACE in a straight as a high card [duplicate]

Ex: 7,8,9,10,A Or can it only be used as like A,2,3,4,5
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### Who wins a flush draw when the high card is a community card? [duplicate]

Player 1: 7d 8d Player 2: 9d Jd Board: Qc Kd 4h 5d Ad Both players have a diamond flush, but I'm curious, does player 2 win with a higher diamond or do they split the pot since the flush high ...
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### Ace value in a low straight [duplicate]

I play Hold'em with some guys from work and we had an interesting ruling I have a question about. The community cards are A,2,3,4,5 not suited. There are two players. Player one is holding A,8 and ...
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### How does three of a kind beat a full house? [duplicate]

Okay, this is my first day of Poker and I'm confused. Doesn't one player have 77799 which is a full house? And other player have three of kings? Caster says at one point Hellmuth needed to hit quads ...
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### in this Flush vs flush who wins + pairs in the 2 hands? [duplicate]

pleaase explain who wins ? and WHY ?? THANKS ALL :)
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### Straight on board 10 j q k a who wins? [duplicate]

the straight is, 10 j q k a player A has king ace player B has 2 3 who wins? is it split pot?
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### Straight vs Straight + Highcard [duplicate]

1s hand: J ♥️ 4♣️ 2nd Hand: J♣️ K♣️ Table: 1♥️ K♦️ K♥️ Q♠️ 10♠️ Who wins this hand???
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### Two Pair - what beats what [duplicate]

In two pair - would a Queen Seven two pair, beat a queen three, two pair on the board. Is it both cards that count or, or just the highest card? I suppose the lowest card would not count in a two ...
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### Question regarding straight [duplicate]

I was recently playing poker online. In the board was 2,A,3,Q. In my hand I had 5,K. Why didn't it say I had a straight? Isn't Q-K-A-2-3 5 in a row? Or does it not carry on after A?
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### Both players has full house, who should win? [duplicate]

We were playing texas hold'em and the cards on the table ended with 3 jacks and a couple of 4's. On my hand was a pair of six. My opponent had a 4 and an 8. The other 2 folded My opponent said that ...
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### Which among A, K, Q, J, 10 and A, 2, 3, 4, 5 of different suite is higher in Texas hold'em poker [duplicate]

A2345 (different suits) is a straight and I have doubt whether AKQJ10 (different suit) can also be called as a straight or not. If both are straights then which one is higher?
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### Defining best 5 cards [duplicate]

So last night me and a group of friends were playing Texas hold 'em. This one particular hand caused an argument and I wanna see how others would call it. So I will keep it short and sweet Player A ...
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### If two players both have pocket aces, who wins? [duplicate]

If player 1 has As Ac and player 2 has Ah and Ad and the 5 community cards are 7c Jh 4s 8h and Qc. Who would win, player 1 or 2? In general, if two people have the same value of pocket pairs, how is ...
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### Do kickers play when the nut straight is on the board? [duplicate]

In texas holdem, if there are two players left in the game and the five cards on the table make a straight T J Q K A, and you have a jack in your hand would you win because you didn't need the table ...
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### Two players have two pairs. Who wins? [duplicate]

On the board is ( 10,10,Ace,8,6) Player one has (Ace, Jack) Player two has (Ace,3) Both players have a two pair who wins?
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### Showdown with same straight - do pairs count as a tie break? [duplicate]

We were playing poker and the board was T876A. I had A9 so I had the straight but I also had a pair of aces. My opponent had T9 so he completed the straight but also had a pair of Ts on the side. I ...