Ranking of Hands in Poker (Hand #1 beats Hand #2, etc.):

  1. Royal Flush > An ace-high straight flush
  2. Straight Flush > A hand which contains five cards of sequential rank all of same suit
  3. Four of a Kind > A hand which contains four cards of one rank and one card of another rank
  4. Full House > A hand which contains three cards of one rank and two cards of another rank
  5. Flush > A hand that contains five cards all of same suit, but not all of sequential rank
  6. Straight > A hand which contains five cards of sequential rank but not all of the same suit
  7. Three of a Kind > A hand which contains three cards of one rank and two cards of two other ranks
  8. Two Pair > A hand which contains two cards of one rank, two cards of another rank and one card of a third rank
  9. One Pair > A hand which contains two cards of one rank and three cards of three other ranks
  10. High Card > A hand which does not fall into any other category

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