Texas hold'em is the most popular of all poker variations. All of the marquee tournaments around the world (WSOP, WPT, EPT, etc.) are played in a variation of this game.
Omaha poker is mainly played with high hands only, but the high-low split version is also popular. Omaha High-low (aka "Omaha Hi-Lo", "Omaha hi/lo", "Omaha high/low" etc.). In Europe Omaha limit high-only is dominant. In the US, the HiLo game is...
Before the start of the Texas hold'em poker boom a couple of years ago, seven-card stud was one of the most popular poker variations in the United States.
- 2-7 Triple Draw
- Omaha Hi-Lo
- Seven Card Stud 8 or Better
- Chinese Poker
- Pineapple Open-Face Chinese Poker
- 2-7 Open-Face Chinese Poker
Poker Hands From highest to lowest.
1. Royal Flush
The best possible hand in Texas hold'em is the combination of ten, jack, queen, king, ace, all of the same suit
2. Straight Flush
Five cards of the same suit in sequential order
3. Four of a kind
Any four numerically matching cards
4. Full house
Combination of three of a kind and a pair in the same hand
Five cards of the same suit, in any order
Five cards of any suit, in sequential order
7. Three of a kind
Any three numerically matching cards
8. Two pair
Two different pairs in the same hand
9. One pair
Any two numerically matching cards
10. High card
The highest ranked card in your hand with an ace being the highest and two being the lowest