Ticket With All Six Powerball Numbers Sold in Pennsylvania
A ticket with all six numbers in Wednesday evening’s multi-state Powerball lottery was sold in Pennsylvania and the player has the choice between receiving the $206.9 million jackpot in 30 graduated payments over 29 years or a lump sum payment of $122.36 million.
The numbers drawn Wednesday were 9, 21, 56, 57, 66 and the Powerball number was 11.
The drawing was the 15th since the last time a ticket with all six numbers was sold.
There were no tickets sold with five numbers, but missing the Powerball number, the Multi-State Lottery Association, which conducts the game, announced.
The odds of matching all five numbers and the Powerball number is 1 in about 293 million, according to the Multi-State Lottery Association. The overall chance of winning a prize is 1 in 24.87.
The Powerball game is played in 45 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico and U.S. Virgin Islands.
The jackpot for Saturday’s drawing will be $20 million.