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Aces, Jokers and Wild Cards



In poker, there are many possible poker variations open to you when playing an ace low. Some poker games actually allow players to play the ace low, ignoring straights and flushes. That makes 5432A the best low hand possible, even if it amounts to a straight flush. Keep in mind that in most poker games in which the ace is played low, a pair of aces is also lower than a pair of deuces.

When using the joker, it can only serve as an ace or to make up a straight or a flush. Using it as a true wild card is usually not allowed. When you play for low, the joker is the lowest rank that is not already held.

True wild cards are not normally used in USA free play online casinos, although many home games use them often. Wild cards make the use of a five of a kind? hand possible. This hand normally ranks higher than a straight flush. However, they often cause some confusion when two players that have the same hand use different wild card combos. Standard poker rules do not distinguish between such combinations, but many players tend to rank hands that have less wild cards higher than the same hand with more wild cards.

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