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Official poker rankings: ties and kickers. Poker is all about making the best five-card poker hand from the seven cards available (five community cards plus your own two hole cards). That means in the event of a tie with four of a kind, three of a kind, two pair, one pair, or high card, a side card, or 'kicker', comes into play to decide who wins the pot.
A kicker, also called a side card, is a card in a poker hand that does not itself take part in determining the rank of the hand, but that may be used to break ties between hands of the same rank. For example, the hand Q-Q-10-5-2 is ranked as a pair of queens. The 10, 5, and 2 are kickers. This hand would defeat any hand with no pair, or with a lower-ranking pair, and lose to any higher-ranking.
Remember that in Omaha, each player must play exactly two cards from his hand and three from the board, but can use a different two cards for the high and low halves of the pot. For the high half of the pot, the first player plays (Th Td) for three of a kind, tens, with J-8 kickers, while the second player plays (As 4c) for a pair of fours, A-J-T kickers. The first player wins all of the high.
Three cards of any rank, matched with two cards that are not a pair (otherwise it would be a Full House. Again, highest three of a kind wins. If both are the same rank, then the compare High Cards. Two Pair This is two distinct pairs of card and a 5th card. The highest pair wins ties. If both hands have the same high pair, the second pair wins.
If 2 Players have a Flush with Hearts (5 cards with a heart on it), the Player with the highest heart card wins. When players share the highest card, the second highest card count. Board is Ah Jh 7h 4 2 Hand 1 is Kh 6h (best hand Ah Kh Jh 7h 6h) (win because of Kh) Hand 2 is Qh 9h (best hand Ah Qh Jh 9h 7h).
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