Oz Powerball Jackpot Reaches $70 Million for Thursday Draw
Last week’s Oz Powerball draw failed to produce any jackpot winners so there’s another rollover and the jackpot has grown to a massive $70 million.Twenty players last week managed to match the six main numbers without the Powerball, they shared a prize pool of $1,271,784 to receive $63,589.20 each. There were also 208 players that matched five numbers and the Powerball to receive $6,396.55 each while a further 4,261 players matched five numbers to receive $174.50 each.
In total $23,481,669.10 in prizes was shared by 1,058,991 players.
Players of the Oz Powerball pick six numbers between 1 and 40 and one Powerball number between 1 and 20. The numbers are drawn from two separate machines and the jackpot is won by matching all seven numbers.
Lower value prizes can be won by matching at least two main numbers and the Powerball or four main numbers without the Powerball. The chances of winning the jackpot are 1 in 76,767,600.
Those who want to enter the Oz Powerball lottery can buy tickets online. Each line of numbers costs just $1.05 and it is possible to enter each draw up to 100 times.