Irish Lottery Results for Wednesday 19th August 2015
Last Updated: Thursday 20th August 2015, 10:31 am
No one managed to hit the jackpot in the Irish Lotto draw on Wednesday 19th August, but there were more than 23,000 lucky participants who scooped cash prizes. The winning numbers were 5, 16, 18, 23, 35 and 42 with Bonus Ball 8, and amounts won in the main game ranged from €5 for the 20,452 players who matched three main numbers up to €1,887, which was pocketed by 23 ticket holders who matched five main balls.
There were no jackpot winners in either of the supplementary games, but two participants banked €3,500 each for matching five main numbers and the Bonus Ball in Lotto Plus 1. Visit the Lottery Results section to see a full prize breakdown from the main game and the Lotto Plus 1 and Lotto Plus 2 draws.
Irish Lotto fans can look forward to a jackpot of €3.5 million on Saturday night, with players in Mayo hoping to add to an extraordinary winning streak that has seen players in the county bag major lottery prizes worth more than €7 million in August alone.
This week, a couple who bought their ticket in Belmullet collected their €500,000 EuroMillions Plus prize from the draw on Tuesday 11th August. They joined the migration from Mayo to Lottery HQ in Dublin alongside a man from Newport who matched five main numbers and one Lucky Star in the EuroMillions draw on Friday 14th August to pick up €206,760. In addition, Ballinrobe carpenter Gerry Murphy is now €6.3 million better off thanks his big win in the Irish Lotto draw on Saturday 1st August.
You can buy Irish Lotto tickets at authorised retailers in Mayo and elsewhere across Ireland, or you can play online from wherever you are in the world. See the Buy Tickets link for more details on how you can get your hands on €3.5 million this weekend!