To play SA Powerball, you will need to:
For a chance to win the jackpot, you will need to match all 5 of the main numbers drawn plus the Powerball.
There are 9 prize tiers that bring monetary awards to the South Africa Powerball players. Here’s a breakdown of the average prize for each:
|Numbers Matched||Estimated Prize|
|5 numbers + Powerball||Jackpot|
|5 numbers||366,100 R|
|4 numbers + Powerball||20,900 R|
|4 numbers||390 R|
|3 numbers + Powerball||370 R|
|3 numbers||18 R|
|2 numbers + Powerball||18 R|
|1 number + Powerball||15 R|
All of the SA Powerball prizes are paid out in the form of a cash lump sum. The prizes won in this lottery are tax free.
Winners have 365 days from the date of the drawing to claim their prizes.
1. The biggest jackpot in the history of South Africa Powerball was 102.01 million rand or slightly over 7.47 million US dollars. There was only one ticket that matched all 6 of the needed numbers. The jackpot fell on June 3, 2011.
2. Jackpots in the game can reach a pretty impressive sum because if there’s no winner, the amount will roll over towards the next drawing. One interesting characteristic that sets South Africa Powerball apart from other international lotteries is the lack of a limitation on the number of times that a jackpot can roll over.
3. Apart from having jackpot roll-overs, SA Powerball also features some drawing with a guaranteed jackpot. The guaranteed jackpot isn’t affected by the number of tickets sold and the prize pool for the drawing. Such guaranteed jackpots are announced for some special Powerball editions that take place throughout the year.
4. Powerball has adopted rigorous testing standards to guarantee fairness. The machines used for live drawings are certified by Wits University experts. In addition, the South Africa Powerball balls are tested every five drawings to make sure there are no differences in weight or shape.
5. The average jackpot that SA Powerball players can win is 22 million rand (1.61 million dollars). The sum is a lot higher than what South Africa Lotto has to offer – the average there is 6 million rand.
The South Africa Powerball draws take place on:
Ticket sales are discontinued shortly prior to the drawings on Wednesday and Saturday.
To find out if you’ve won something, check the results Powerball SA below:
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