Poker Beginners Guide: Low Hand Rankings Test (1). In the following exercises, your task is to identify which of the two five-card hands contains the better low. I have never really understood how the lo hand works. I understand that you have to have a qualifying lo hand but what does it take to qualify?. Answers for low - hand -in- poker crossword clue. Search for crossword clues found in the Daily Celebrity, NY Times, Daily Mirror, Telegraph and major.