# Does 2 pair beat 4 of a kind poker?

## Does 2 pair beat 4 of a kind poker?

a three-of-a-kind beats a two pair; a straight beats a three-of-a-kind; a straight flush beats a four-of-a-kind; a Royal Flush beats a straight flush.

## Does 4 of a kind beat a straight?

For example, any straight flush beats any four of a kind; any flush beats any straight. Royal flush: Five cards in sequence with all five cards of the same suit. Straight flush: In a showdown among players holding straight flushes, the hand with the highest top card wins.

## Does two pair beat a set?

Each poker hand is ranked in a set order. The higher the rank, the less chance statistically you have of getting it. The higher the rank of your hand the better, because two pairs always beats one pair, and a flush always beats a straight.

## Does 2 of a kind beat 3 pair?

Two pair never beats three of a kind. The weakest three-of-a-kind hand (2–2–2–3–4) still beats the strongest two pair hand (A-A-K-K-Q.) Poker hands are ranked according to how difficult it is to get one by chance from a five-card deal.