High card, also known as no pair or simply nothing, is a poker hand containing five cards not all of sequential rank or of the same Hand-ranking categories · Straight flush · Flush · Straight. All poker hands contain five cards, the highest hand wins. Some games to A). If two straights have the same value (AKQJT vs AKQJT) they split the pot. In poker, the strength of a hand is often called its value ; however, in the context of poker With 47 unknown cards, the player will make the straight approximately one time for every five times he doesn't, thus a bet is profitable if six or more of.