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.
A straight-flush, which is five cards of the same suit in consecutive order, beats both hands. What's better -- Two-Pair or Three-of-a-Kind?.
For playing cards, though, the problem is easily resolved, by exploiting the natural numerical order suggested by the standard French suits, indicated by the. Permutations and Combinations - 5 Card Poker Hands