Online lottery players are hoping for fireworks this week, with both American lotteries, Mega Millions and Powerball once again rolling over well into the triple digit millions!
Mega Millions Results
No Mega Millions lotto player matched all six numbers drawn Friday night, so the jackpot climbs to a whopping $449 million ($313 million cash) estimated jackpot for this Tuesday, 5 July, 2016.
The winning Mega Millions lottery numbers for Friday, 1 July, 2016 were: 20, 41, 42, 45 and 49, plus the Mega Ball 14.
Four tickets matched five of the winning numbers drawn on Friday night. Two winning tickets were, sold in Massachusetts and New York worth $1 million.
Two others, sold in Oklahoma and Pennsylvania, also chose the optional "Megaplier," which doubled the winnings and netted $2 million each.
More than 5.6 million winning tickets were sold at all prize levels, according to Mega Millions.
The Mega countdown
The countdown to another record-breaking Mega Millions jackpot is in full swing, with last Friday being the third highest Mega Millions jackpot in the game's history and the highest since 2013, when players in California and Georgia split a $648 million prize.
The jackpot has been growing since March 8, when Michael Burkett won $157 million.
With $449 million up for grabs, you know you too will simply have to have a ticket – so don’t waste any time and buy a Mega Millions ticket online now!
Powerball Lottery Results
The Mega Millions lottery wasn’t the only American lotto game that rolled over this weekend. So too was there no grand prize winner for the $243 million Powerball drawing held on Saturday, July 2, 2016.
Because there were no jackpot winners, the draw taking place this Wednesday, July 6 will be worth an incredible $257 million and a cash option of $179.9 million.
The Powerball Numbers for 2 July, 2016 were: 10 – 34 – 39 – 59 – 63 and Powerball number 4.
Even though there was no overall jackpot winner on Saturday night, the draw produced a total of 1,029,325 winning players that shared prizes worth a combined total of $11,797,499.
Three players matched five main numbers, and two of these players had the Power Play option and won $2 million each, with the third winning the guaranteed $1 million prize.
25 Powerball ticket holders matched four of the main Powerball winning numbers and the Power ball, 4 scooping $100,000 due to the Power play option. The rest won $50,000 each.
A further 626 players matched four of the main numbers, 99 of them had the Power Play option and they won $200 each while the remaining 527 players won $100 each.
1,527 players matched three of the main numbers and the Power ball. 251 of them had the Power Play option and won $200 each while the remaining 1,276 won $100 each.
Once again US Powerball lottery enthusiasts will have the chance to win a jackpot worth $257 million which has a cash value of $179.7 million.
If you too would like to play the Mega Millions lottery or the US Powerball lottery, make sure you register online at PlayUSALotteries.com and in no time at all, you will be part of hopefully yet another record-breaking lotto jackpot, giving you the chance to becoming an instant multi-millionaire.
Good luck with your entries!
The PlayUSALotteries.com Team