To make the highest ranking hand among all active players.
The game is played with a standard deck of 52 cards (no joker), consisting of 4 suits of equal rank; spades, hearts, diamonds, clubs.
A, K, Q, J, 10, 9, 8, 7, 6, 5, 4, 3, 2, (A*).
*Note: Ace may be played both high and low.
A-K-Q-J-10 = High Straight
A-2-3-4-5 = Low Straight.