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How To Play US Powerball in South Africa

Everything You Need to Know about How to Play US Powerball in South Africa

How to play Powerball online

How to Play US Powerball online

To play US Powerball online, you have to select your 5 main numbers from 1- 69 and your Powerball number from 1 to 26. You can use your numbers manually in the grid above or try the Quick Pick option, which generates a random selection of numbers for you.

If you want to boost your odds of winning, you have several options. You can play with a systematic form which allows you to enter the draw with every possible combination of the numbers you have chosen. You can play together with a group by joining an online syndicate. To have the best of both worlds, you can get a bundle package so you can have both an individual ticket and a share in a group of players.

When Are the US Powerball Draws?

When Are the US Powerball Draws?

The US Powerball draws take place every Wednesday and Saturday at 23:00 EST, which is Thursdays and Sundays at 06:00 SAST. On, you can buy your Powerball tickets soon after the latest draw and up until a few hours before the upcoming draw.

If you play often, then Multi-Draw packages and Powerball subscriptions are definitely the way to go, so check these options out when you choose your lucky lottery numbers. With Multi-Draw you participate in a pre-set number of draws and you can save up to 25%, while Subscriptions help you never miss a draw and offers every 10th ticket for free.

Is there a way to increase my chances to win?

Can I Play US Powerball in South Africa?

Simply create your theLotter account and select US Powerball from the list of lotteries on theLotter South Africa. Then, our local agents will purchase US Powerball tickets for you from an official retailer before the draws on Wednesdays and Saturdays. We scan your ticket and attach it to your account, so you know at all times what happens after you purchase American Powerball tickets online. If you win we will also notify you through theLotter alerts and support you in the prize claiming process.

Whether you choose to play the US Powerball online or any other international lottery it is entirely up to you. With theLotter South Africa you can buy lottery tickets online for many lotteries around the world. Don’t forget you need to be over 18 in order to create your account. Check out how our service works and learn all you need to know before you start playing.

Is there a way to increase my chances to win?

Everything About the Power Play Multiplier

When you play the US Powerball you also have the Power Play option, which can increase your secondary prizes 2, 3, 4, 5 or even 10 times. This depends on the drawn multiplier number and on the amount of the jackpot. If you match the five winning numbers of the draw and you are eligible for the second-tier prize, you can double your amount with the Power Play option and win $2,000,000. If you match any of the lower tier prizes, then the multiplier can increase your prize 2, 3, 4, or even 5 times, depending on the drawn Power Play number.

Moreover, if the jackpot is lower than or $150,000,000, you have the chance to increase your US Powerball prize 10 times. The Power Play option does not apply to the jackpot, though. All you have to do is check the Power Play box when you buy your ticket online and you can increase your winnings significantly.

Power Play Optional Multiplier

How Can I Be Sure I Receive My Prize when I Play US Powerball in South Africa?

Being a leader within the online lottery market, theLotter has asserted itself as a completely secure service. You can rest assured theLotter is safe and the security of your data is our top priority. We keep you informed at all times from the moment you buy your US lotto ticket online till you win if you are one of the lucky players.

When you purchase your US Powerball ticket online, you have 100% claim to it. theLotter will make the purchase on your behalf, but you are the official owner of the ticket, as well as the winning it may generate. You will receive a scanned copy of your ticket in your official account and if you win, you will receive the full amount of the prize, commission-free. If you win big, you may have to travel to the US personally to claim your prize, but we will notify you in due time and support you every step of the way. Make sure you check out our results page so you are always up to date with the latest draws and their winners.

When is the Powerball draw?

How to Win the US Powerball Jackpot

The US Powerball jackpot starts at $40,000,000, which is the largest starting jackpot in the entire lottery market. Every time there is no jackpot winner, the prize rolls over to the next draw. Then the initial pot gets bigger and bigger, reaching utterly impressive amounts. The US Powerball jackpot record is $1.5 BILLION, which is actually the biggest prize ever offered in the entire lottery world. To win the jackpot, you have to get all five of the main numbers, as well as the Powerball number.

Even if you do not win the grand prize, the US Powerball can still make you very rich. The second prize starts at $1 million, which is still a fabulous amount of money. So, play the US Powerball in South Africa for a chance to change your life completely. US lottery prizes are subject to federal and state taxes, which vary depending on the state where the ticket is purchased. For more info, read our guide to US lottery taxes.

US Powerball online winners on theLotter

US Powerball Lottery Winners with theLotter

UK resident, B.U. became very invested in the US Mega Millions lottery  that actually held the world jackpot record at $656 million. That’s when he began playing the lottery online. Once he discovered the world of online lottery and the endless possibilities to choose any world lottery, he played the US Powerball with theLotter and he got very lucky indeed. B.U. won a staggering $1 million in the American lottery and he chose the perfect time to play because the US Powerball official rules increased the second prize five times. Previous second prize winners got $200,000, but B.U. went home with a full million.

But B.U. is not the only theLotter client to have won the US Powerball. Canadian P found out he became a millionaire while having breakfast. Another winner is H from El Salvador who also won $1 million in the US Powerball after having a dream about the number 15, which he used for his Powerball numbers selection. The latest Powerball winner at theLotter is G from Australia.  After years of playing the lottery online with theLotter, “The Wonder from Down Under” finally got his big win when he guessed all five of the main numbers in the US Powerball lottery and won the $1 million second prize. Whether you choose to play US Powerball in South Africa or another lottery just go for it and grab your chance of becoming a name on our Hall of Fame!

Latest News about Powerball Lottery

Latest News about US Powerball Lottery

As of June 20th, 2018, there is another US Powerball jackpot winner! A player from Oregon has scooped a huge pot worth $150.4 million with the following numbers: 4, 14, 23, 27, 56, and lucky 13 for the Powerball. We’re sure that the number 13 will never be unlucky ever again for the happy jackpot winner.

The June 20th draw was extremely fortunate for other players as well. There were 11 winners for the third prize category, 387 for the fourth prize, and many others in the lower categories. Don’t miss the next Powerball draws and put in your tickets here on theLotter South Africa! Fingers crossed!