Mega Millions Winning Numbers For 31 August, 2016

After looking at the latest Mega Millions and USA Powerball jackpot amounts, it should be no secret that American lottery players from all over the world have poured in and played the usal lotto games to ensure that their numbers are placed and that they’re in the running to be the next lucky player to scoop up millions upon millions.

Here’s a look at last night’s Mega Millions draw so that you can get a taste of what could be yours in the upcoming draw this Friday.

Latest Mega Millions winning numbers

Last night’s (Tuesday, August 30th) Mega Millions draw ended with their being no players who could walk away being one of the latest lucky jackpot winners. 

The Mega Millions winning numbers for 30 August, 2016 were:  28 – 32 – 41 – 51 – 71 and number 11.

Mega Millions results for 30 August, 2016

Besides the top tiered jackpot prize rolling over, there were also no Mega Millions ticket holders who were fortunate enough to match five numbers the second tier either.

The first players for the night were the twenty players in the third tier who were able to match four plus the Mega ball, allowing them to scoop up their guaranteed winnings of a high $5,000.00.

Fourth tier winnings of $100.00 were claimed by 245 players who were successful in matching four numbers.

This weekend’s Mega Millions draw will be offering up an increased $92 million on Friday, 2nd September.
We’re sure that this will have you clicking away right now with, which is why you might want to know that the Powerball draw tomorrow night has a just as impressive prize which could be yours.  A whopping $154 million is up for grabs to any player who can step up and match the numbers required to win big. 

Latest $2M Mega Millions winner

A lucky Mega Millions lottery player from Brighton has never been so happy to be wrong. At first glance, John Swisher thought he have matched four of the five balls drawn for the Mega Millions draw that took place on Friday, August 26, 2016.

"I turned on the news early Saturday morning and I caught a glimpse of the numbers on the ticker," said Swisher in a press release. "They moved so quick, I missed the number '31' so I thought I'd won $10,000 and I was pleased with that.”

“When my wife and I checked the numbers for a second time, I saw I had five and screamed 'Oh my God!' We both started praying immediately."
Swisher matched all five white balls and in turn won a $1 million prize. It got even better though, as the prize was increased to $2 million due to the face that John also played the Megaplier option which doubled any prize won.

"I always add the Megaplier any time I play Mega Millions, and it really paid off," said Swisher. "I woke up Saturday morning a multimillionaire!"

His lucky Mega Millions winning numbers were:  10 – 11 – 31 – 41 - 44.

John Swisher Mega Millions lottery ticket

On Monday John and his wife to claimed the fantastic prize at the Michigan Lottery headquarters. The couple said that they plan to take a trip and pay off a few bills.  They said that they would also like to help some family members with their winnings. 

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The next Mega Millions drawing takes place this Friday night, 2 September, 2016. The jackpot for the drawing is an anticipated $92 million – more than enough to make every single wish come true!

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