Since there were no lucky Jackpot Powerball winners this time around, in the next draw, players will have the chance to win $50 million, with a cash option of $33.6 million.
Here are the winning numbers from Saturday: 7, 15, 20, 29, 41. Red Powerball number: 22. Powerplay: 2x.
Now for some interesting statistics. Overall, one player managed to win $1 million, which is not too shabby. Otherwise, 453,409 players managed to win at least $4 each. Congratulations to the winners!
On September 17th, one player won the Jackpot Powerball grand prize, which effectively reset the jackpot to $40 million. Though this may demotivate certain players, it's still a life-changing amount of money that anyone could use.
If you feel like playing the game yourself, you'll be pleased to know that you can play Jackpot Powerball in 44 states, including the Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico, and Washington DC. The players are tasked with having to select certain numbers – six in total. Out of those six, five are white-ball numbers (ranging from 1 to 69) and one is a red-ball number (ranging from 1 to 26).
The odds of winning the jackpot are exactly one in 259 million.
Typically, the experts recommend that you go with the computer-generated numbers if you want to increase your chances of winning. This advice is based on the fact that the vast majority of jackpots were won in a similar manner. However, many players simply choose the numbers that represent something personal to them, such as anniversary dates, birth dates, or similar.
In any case, the purpose of the game is to have fun, so just go for it! You can watch Jackpot Powerball live on the official stream, or you can check the results online.