LANSING, MI – There was no winner of the $ 63 million Powerball jackpot for the draw that took place on Saturday 10 October.
This means that the Powerball draw on Wednesday October 14 will be worth $ 72 million with a cash option of $ 56.3 million.
Powerball numbers (white) for October 10: 5-18-23-40-50
The red Powerball number: 18
The number of Power Play: 3
Powerball Winners for October 10:
· Although there was no grand prize winner, one player matched all five white numbers drawn to win $ 1 million. That ticket was sold in Pennsylvania.
However, that player did not play the Power Play option which would have increased his winnings to $ 2 million.
· In Michigan, six tickets sold won $ 300 in the draw. This was the largest award won in the state.
462,571 tickets were sold that won at least $ 4 in the draw. In Michigan, 13,066 tickets sold have won at least $ 4.
Powerball is available in 44 states, Washington DC, Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands. Players select five white numbers (1 to 69) and a red ball (1 to 26). Tickets cost $ 2 each.
In other Michigan Lottery news:
The next Mega Millions draw is Tuesday 13th October with an estimated jackpot of $ 69 million and a cash option of $ 53.4 million.
· The next Lotto 47 draw is Wednesday 14 October at 7:29 pm with a jackpot of $ 23.9 million. The deadline is at 7:08 pm on that day.
The Sunday’s Fantasy 5 jackpot is estimated at $ 180,000. The draw is at 19:29. The deadline is 7:08 pm
For the latest Michigan Lottery news, check out the official Michigan Lottery website, which also offers more information on instant tickets, sweepstakes, and other lottery games.
The latest Michigan player to win a Mega Millions or Powerball jackpot was Cristy Davis of Waterford who won $ 70 million playing Powerball in February. With his winnings, Davis said he was planning to buy a new house and car.
And while she was a lucky winner, it’s smart for players to check their tickets immediately as a $ 1 million worth winner sold in Hartland last year was not claimed. The ticket was purchased at Hartland Speedway, but the winner never stepped forward to claim the prize. Instead, the money went to the state fund for school aid.
If you’d like to be the next Michigan player to win a huge lottery prize, check out these tips from lottery expert Richard Lustig. The author of “Learn to Increase Your Chances of Winning the Lottery” won over $ 1 million in Florida by winning the best jackpots in smaller games.