In Texas Hold'em Poker, a hand is made up of the best 5- card combination formed from two pocket cards, and 5 community table cards. The winning poker hand. In poker, players construct sets of five playing cards, called hands, according to the rules of the In high games, like Texas hold 'em and seven- card stud, the highest-ranking hands win. In low games, like razz, the lowest-ranking hands win. A hand composed of three cards of the same value (Three of a kind) plus a pair. The Three of a kind card values will determine the rank of the Full house (i.e.