Irish Lotto Results for Wednesday 20th April 2016
Last Updated: Thursday 21st April 2016, 09:31 am
One lucky Irish Lotto ticket holder secured a prize of €57,564 by matching five main balls and the Bonus Ball in Wednesday evening’s draw. There were no winners of the €7.2 million jackpot, but that didn’t stop over 48,000 lottery fans from scooping prizes.
The numbers drawn were 4, 5, 7, 14, 18 and 31, with 28 making an appearance as the Bonus Ball. In addition to the biggest winner on the night, 39 players successfully matched five main numbers to walk away with €885 apiece. A further 29,999 ticket holders claimed prizes ranging from €7 for matching three main numbers to €81 for matching four main numbers and the Bonus Ball. Another 18,244 players will be hoping their luck can hold after they each won a €3 scratch card for matching two main numbers and the Bonus Ball.
Fortune shone favourably on one Lotto Plus 2 ticket holder as they claimed the second-largest prize of the evening in the form of €2,500 in the Match 5 + Bonus prize tier,but both the Lotto Plus 1 and Lotto Plus 2 jackpots went unclaimed. It was a profitable evening for 94 players in the Lotto Plus Raffle draw as they matched the winning code 6910 to collect €300 each. For a full breakdown of prizes and results information, head to the Irish Lotto Results page.
In the world of EuroMillions, there was some fantastic news for a couple from Monaghan who managed to win a prize of €500,000. The pair married during the recession and plan to use the money to jet off on the honeymoon they never had. The couple claimed to have only checked their numbers after it was revealed the winning ticket was bought in Ulster.
Saturday’s Irish Lotto jackpot is estimated to be worth €8 million, while Friday’s EuroMillions top prize is a guaranteed €30 million. To be in with a chance of scooping these scintillating jackpots, simply purchase your tickets online or from any authorised retailer throughout the Republic. Best of luck and keep those fingers crossed!