Results for Saturday, 25 January 2020
|6 Numbers + Super Ball||0 x||€6,980,337.10|
|6 Numbers||2 x||€815,736.40|
|5 Numbers + Super Ball||69 x||€11,822.20|
|5 Numbers||567 x||€4,316.00|
|4 Numbers + Super Ball||3.965 x||€205.70|
|4 Numbers||33.725 x||€48.30|
|3 Numbers + Super Ball||75.640 x||€21.50|
|3 Numbers||655.995 x||€11.10|
|2 Numbers + Super Ball||591.390 x||€5.00|
Next draw on Wednesday, 29 January 2020
About the German Lotto
As the name suggests, the German Lotto also known as the Lotto 6 aus 49, is a German lottery that has been running for the longest time in the region since 1955. The lottery is run by 16 different lottery operators in Germany. These operators each have a chance to run the lottery as the leader is selected after every 3 years. Currently, the game is being operated by Deutscher Lotto-und Totoblock. The lottery gives everybody a chance to be a millionaire.
Who can participate in the game?
The game is open to almost everyone. To participate you have to be over the age of 18 whether you live in Germany or playing from overseas. If you live in Germany then you can buy your ticket anytime at any certified retailer to get a chance to win. For people who are not German residents, you can also participate in the game. As the game grew famous, it was decided that even people from around the world can participate by simply going online and purchasing their tickets there.
What you need to do is go to their website and create an account. After that, you are able to choose your numbers of choice and select your payment option. The options are many so don’t worry. After choosing the numbers and purchasing your ticket then you can wait for the results. Results are also posted online so you will know if you are the lucky winner. Also be sure to check on the laws in your land about lotteries. Some countries require participants to be over 21 years so make sure you are allowed to participate.
While playing online beware of online scams. Make sure the site you visit is legit before you can give your payment details. Also be alert when you get spam emails telling you, you are a winner. There are people online looking to scam you. Use their original website to avoid these scams. Also don’t be too quick to give out your details or to send any money to anyone. People asking for money before your prize is processed is a red flag to be on the lookout.
How to play the game
The German lotto is very simple and precise. It is very straightforward as you are only required to choose 6 numbers from 1-49 and a bonus number from 0-9 also known as Superzahl. The Superzahl is selected from a separate machine during the draw. That is everything you have to do. After that then you can wait for the results.
A single ticket in the German lotto will cost you about €1 and 0.50 € which is the processing fee. Also, a single ticket gives you the chance to win a huge amount of money and other prizes. Other than the draw, the lotto also gives you a chance to win other prizes if you don’t match all the numbers correctly.
German lotto prizes
The German lotto has many prizes to be won. The main prize is the jackpot which requires you to match all the numbers correctly. Anyone who can match the 6 numbers and the bonus number then they get to walk away a millionaire. However, even if you don’t match all numbers you can still get a prize for matching as little as 2 numbers. You can win a prize by participating in either the supplementary Spiel 77 game or the supplementary Super 6 game. Matching even 2 numbers can make you win €17 in the Spiel 77 game.
German lotto draw
The draw is where you can be a millionaire. Here you need to match all 7 number in order. If you feel a little shaky when choosing the numbers, you can choose the number generator to do it for you. This is a good idea as the numbers will be random and not influenced by anybody.
The draw takes place every Wednesday at 18.25 CET and Saturdays at 19.25 CET. For German participants, you can watch the game as it plays on TV at that time. You can see the live results and winners.
The minimum amount you can win in the German lotto is €1 million in the Wednesday draw and €3 million in the Saturday draw. The jackpot keeps getting bigger if nobody wins it for 12 consecutive draws. The rollover means the money can go to a huge amount by the 12th draw. The highest amount that has ever been won was €45.3 million back in 2007. This draw has been won many times since the game started.
What are the chances of winning?
The German lotto has good chances of winning. To win any prize at the game, the odds are at 1:31. That is a good odd for you to walk away with a prize. The odds keep getting bigger as the prizes go up. The highest odd is 1: 139,838,160 for the Lotto 6 aus 49 prize. However, this hasn’t stopped people from winning the lottery. If you feel like you are the lucky one then you can try and be among the winners of the Lotto 6 aus 49.
The next draw will be held this Wednesday or Saturday so you can purchase your ticket before then and try your luck. Make sure to check on the specific dates and time as they vary in different regions. You don’t want to miss your chance to buy your ticket.
About the Lotto 6 aus 49 prizes
First of all, the prizes are tax-free. So you can imagine winning millions that are tax-free. Once you win the lottery, you have 13 weeks to claim your prize. If you fail to do so then you can lose your money. That is why you should keep checking to see if you won whenever you participate in this game. You can check the results on their official website as they get posted. For German residents, the game might be available to watch on your local TV stations.