alex asked in Games & RecreationCard Games · 4 months ago

which is higher in holdem poker? a one pair hand of jack club and jack diamond or a K of diamond and a K of cloves?

7 Answers

  • 1 month ago

    maybe you must try online poker

  • 3 months ago

    In poker, the suits have no meaning except for forming a flush. A pair of kings beats a pair of jacks in ANY poker game.

    • opinionated
      Lv 7
      2 months agoReport

      it keeps going down to the next highest card in the hand JJ with an 8 beats a JJ with a 4

  • 4 months ago

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  • Jeff T
    Lv 6
    4 months ago

    A pair of kings beats a pair of jacks.

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  • Bob
    Lv 7
    4 months ago

    The pair of kings is higher because kings are higher than jacks.

  • 4 months ago

    In the evaluation of the hands, there's 3 things that are checked (out of the best 5 cards out of the 7).

    1) Type of Hand (4-of-a-kind, Full House, Flush, ect.)

    2) Highest Card in hand set

    3) 2nd Highest Card in hand (regardless of set)

    If the tie isn't broken after all 3 checks are done, a split pot is declared.

    In your scenario...

    1) Both Players (A & B) have the same type of hand: 1 Pair

    2) For Highest Card in-set (the Pair): Player A has Jacks, Player B has Kings

    Therefore, Player B wins the hand.

  • 4 months ago

    The pair of Kings. It's the value of the cards that determines which pair is higher. Since Kings are higher than Jacks, the pair of Kings wins.

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