Lotto 6/49 Jackpot Worth $5 Million on Saturday
After a lucky player of the Lotto 6/49 hit the jackpot on Wednesday, the estimated jackpot for this Saturday’s draw is $5 million.
Wednesday’s winning numbers were 23, 29, 31, 38, 40, 42 and the bonus ball was 44. As mentioned one player matched all six main numbers and won the jackpot of $5 million. There were a further two players that matched five main numbers and the bonus ball to win $122,792.90 each and 65 players that matched five of the main numbers to win $3,148.50 each. In total there were 652,069 winning players that shared prizes totalling $6,801,068.5.
Players that match just two main numbers will receive a free entry to the next draw. To win a cash prize players need to match at least two main numbers with the bonus ball or three main numbers without the bonus ball. The jackpot is won by matching all six main numbers.