It’s been only two days through 2016 and it already seems to be shaping up into a good year for lotto fanatics around the world. A few hours before the clock struck midnight, six Mega-Sena players matched all the winning numbers in the special draw “Mega da Virada”. Only a day later, Eurojackpot’s top prize worth €48.000.000 became the first major jackpot won in 2016. Powerball may produce the next big winner of 2016 in tonight’s drawing – play now to scoop an immense $334.000.000 jackpot!
The first good news of the year come from Brazil, where six players got an extra reason for celebration on New Year’s Eve thanks to the annual special draw Mega da Virada. They all correctly matched the winning numbers 2, 18, 31, 42, 51 and 56, netting over $10.300.000 each. Two winning tickets were sold in Vitória, while the rest of the lucky punters come from Guaçuí, Vila Velha, Cerquilho and Água Branca (state Alagoas). The prize pool offered this New Year’s Eve amounted to $71.300.000 and it was the highest one Mega da Virada ever had in store.
Only a day later, European lottery titans Euromillions and Eurojackpot have given their players an opportunity to welcome 2016 with millions in their pockets. The night proved to be a lucky one for a single ticket holder from Germany who won €48.000.000 after matching the winning line 11, 14, 35, 44 and 45 with bonus numbers 5 and 6. On the other hand, Euromillions enthusiasts failed to snatch the top prize on January 1st which is actually a good news for all the future players, who now have a chance to scoop an amazing €49.000.000 jackpot!
Don’t hesitate, maybe 2016 is your lucky year!