SOUTH AFRICAN LOTTO
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is one of the most popular lottery games in South Africa and has
gained immense interest and a huge play following in South Africa
and even up into Africa.
The SA Lotto was launched in
November of 2000 and its add on game, the Lotto Plus, was launched in
SA lottery has created a total of 352 millionaires
as of April 2016. It is estimated that 82% of the
South African population play the National Lottery on a weekly
basis. The SA Lotto continues to roll over until the numbers are
matched and as a result can reach exciting heights.
South Africa has
a multi-coloured flag and is indeed called "The Rainbow Nation" as
the colours in this page reflect, so ..... get yourself an online ticket
today and join in on the lotto action of this diverse, young and
dynamic nation today.
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Biggest SA Lotto winners
A jackpot of nearly R60 million was won and shared by two lucky SA
Lotto ticket holders in May 2013.
Another humungous South African Lotto jackpot of R44,7 million ($US 5.7
million) was won in February of 2003, the winnings were shared by four players.
How to play SA Lotto
SA Lotto is a 6/49 game. In order to
win the South African Lotto jackpot, you need to select and play six (6) numbers from a field of 49 numbers. If these six numbers match the six drawn numbers of the LOTTO draw, you win the first category prize.
What is Lotto Plus?
Lotto Plus is an extension of the Lotto Online Game in which selections made for a Lotto Draw are wagered for an additional
corresponding Lotto Plus Draw.
This gives you, the player a second chance to win in the Lotto Game and at a smaller but an additional cost.
Lotto Plus can only be played when playing Lotto and the numbers entered for the Lotto Plus must be the same as the Lotto numbers played.
Draws are held every Wednesday and Saturday.
The Odds of
The odds of winning any SA Lotto prize is 1 in 54.
||1 in 13,983,816
|5 Balls + Bonus
||1 in 2,330,636
||1 in 55,492
||1 in 1,033
||1 in 54
Overview of the SA Lottery
Since it's launch in November 2000, the
South African Lottery has been a
huge success. The
South African lotto uses different ball draw
machines which are chosen each week they have been given lovely
African names that roll of the tongue like "Dimakatso".
The SA Lotto is a National lottery
and is now run by Ithuba from the 1st June 2015. Prior to this date it was run by Gidani. The South African Lotto’s jackpot always
starts from R1 million and can continue to grow indefinitely as
there is no set jackpot or rollover cap set.
The SA Lotto has one of the best odds in the world to win the big
Lotto and Lotto Plus format change on the 22nd May 2016
The 22nd May, 2016 heralded a few sweeping changes being made to the
Lotto and Lotto Plus jackpots and payouts.
The changes were brought about after a national survey was done as
part of the lottery operator’s mission to enhance and invigorate the SA
lotto games to make them more exciting and appealing.
Research done by the national lottery company showed that SA lottery
players want to win more and the lottery operator responded by making
changes allowing for more winnings in the Lotto jackpots.
So what were they? First off, the Lotto jackpot prize, was increased
by an estimated 50% more than it was previously.
Secondly, there is now a guaranteed fixed prize pay-out of R50 for
matching 3 numbers in the Lotto game.
Another change included the introduction of the Quickpick option on
the lotto ticket slip
The Lotto Plus jackpot was revamped and now allows rollovers,
creating enticing larger jackpots.
Lotto Plus now has a guaranteed fixed prize pay-out of R20 for
matching 3 numbers.
The above changes allow the Lotto game more flexibility and put it in
line with other international lotteries, giving a larger percentage of
ticket purchase funds back to the players in jackpot prizes.
South African Lotto Anecdote
The SA Slogan - “'Tata Ma Chance, Tata Ma
Millions” is the South African Lotto slogan.
It is a combination of English and Zulu and translates like this: ‘take a chance and take those millions’.
Another slogan is "Phanda Pusha Play"
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