Articles

Record Jackpot In National Lottery: 143 Million

In Economy, Life on April 20, 2008 by Petr Bokuvka Tagged: ,

The Sportka Czech national lottery might make some people really rich tonight. The amount of jackpot is 143,000,000 which is $9,171,598.

The principle of the lottery is to draw six numbers out of 49 and the winner should get all six plus he or she must have at least the last two digits of a six-digit Chance number [the number of the ticket]. According to the Sazka national lottery company a record number of people come to try their luck.

The highest jackpot so far that was paid to one winner was 113,000,000 – in 2003. If more than one person get the same winning numbers the jackpot will be divided among them…

UPDATE:: Two people won 47 million (over $3 million) and one person won 52 million.  

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: