Eurojackpot Facts and Introduction

Eurojackpot Facts and Introduction

The game of Euro Jackpot is your opportunity to win millions of Euros for a relatively tiny ticket price.

This new lottery game is set to be a major contender for the title of “best European lottery”, nine European nations participate, Germany, Estonia, Finland, Norway, The Netherlands, Italy, Denmark, which is undoubtedly held by the Euro Millions lottery.

The minimum prize of €15 million and maximum of €190 million may have give the Euro Millions an edge over the past 8 years. With far greater odds to win the Euro Jackpot and €10,000,000 at stake each draw the Euro Millions has some competition.

When, How And Where Can I Play?

The first draw for this exciting new game is being held on the 23rd of March. Tickets will be available in retailers in the 9 host states list above from the 10th of March. When the tickets are available in stores on the 10th they will also be made available online at the Eurojackpot site. Tickets sold online can be purchased from anywhere in the world allowing you to play the game from anywhere. The game itself couldn’t be simpler. Just choose 5 numbers from a field of 1-50 then another 2 numbers from a field of 1-8. A system will be in place online on the 10th to allow you to select numbers and purchase tickets, as well as have a machine choose random numbers for your ticket.

What Does It Cost and What Can I Win?

The price will be €2 for each selection of 7 Eurojackpot numbers. Players looking for the convenience of buying their ticket online, or players from nations outside of the organising 9 who play online will both have to pay a small transaction fee on each ticket.??The Euro Jackpot will have a minimum prize of €10,000,000 each draw, that’s what you stand to win if your lucky numbers come in. This amount can of course rollover when nobody wins, up to a maximum of €90,000,000. This prize is of course complimented with 11 other prize categories the bottom of which can be won with only 2 main numbers and 1 extra number matching.

What Are My Odds Of Winning?

The odds of claiming the jackpot prize are approximately 1 in 59 million. Compared to the staggering odds of a jackpot win in the Euro Millions of 1 in 117 million the Euro Jackpot is set to be popular. As mentioned before there are of course 12 prize categories in total, each with different odds of winning. A complete table of the possible Euro Jackpot wins is below.

Main Numbers Matched Extra Numbers Matched Probability  Of  Winning

5 2 1:59325280
5 1 1:4943773
5 0 1:3955019
4 2 1:263668
4 1 1:21972
4 0 1:175578
3 2 1:5992
3 1 1:499
2 2 1:418
3 0 1 in 399
1 2 1:80
2 1 1:35