This happened the other night and we didn't know what to do basically, two people had tied pairs (two 10's iirc), so the high card wins - but. Ranking, Rank- card (s), Kicker- card (s), Tie Breakers. ROYAL FLUSH, Royal Flush Cards, NA, A Royal Flush is the highest hand in poker. Between two Royal. (let's say in Texas hold'em game) Who wins? The one with the highest card in his hands? For example if I have Ace, K, J, 10 and 9 in the same.
Texas holdem high card tie - the high
a flush on the table isn't relevant to whether or not your pocket cards matter. And a Q-J is better than a Q-J so your opponent won the pot. Pair of Tens, with a Queen-Jack kicker.