Three of a Kind

three of a kind poker handThis is a hand that is also known by the name Trips. If a player has 3 cards in the same rank and 2 cards that don’t match, they have Three of a Kind.

In a showdown with 2 players both having this hand, they compare to find the higher Three of a Kind and if they tie, their kickers are then compared.

Related terms on

  1. Four of a Kind
  2. Full House
  3. High Card
  4. One Pair
  5. Wild Card
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