Matt Pavelle

Texas Hold 'Em Starting Hand Rank and Pre-flop Odds

Basic Pre-Flop Rank

A K Q J 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2
A 1 1 2 2 3 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 A
K 2 1 2 3 4 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 K
Q 3 4 1 3 4 5 7 Q
J 4 5 5 1 3 4 6 8 J
10 6 6 6 5 2 4 5 7 10
9 8 8 8 7 7 3 4 5 8 9
8 8 8 7 4 5 6 8 8
7 8 5 5 6 8 7
6 8 5 6 7 6
5 8 6 6 7 5
4 8 7 7 8 4
3 7 8 3
2 7 2
A K Q J 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2
If your cards are suited: first choose the row of your higher card, then choose the column of your lower card. If the cards are unsuited: first choose the column your higher card, then choose the row of your lower.

Common pre-flop odds

Holding unpaired hole cards, odds of flopping:


Holding paired hole cards, odds of flopping:


Holding two unsuited cards, odds of flopping:


Holding two suited cards, odds of flopping:


Holding connectors from 54 to JT, odds of flopping:


Holding one gapped connectors from 53 to QT, odds of flopping:


Holding two gapped connectors from 52 to KT, odds of flopping:


Holding three gapped connectors from A5 to AT, odds of flopping: