In the days before the drawing they tried to buy up all possible combinations and thus win all possible prizes, including the jackpot.It allows players to win prizes by correctly matching one, two, three, four, or five of the drawn numbers.The National Lottery made this change to generate bigger rollover jackpots, partly so that people living near the border with Northern Ireland would not abandon Lotto when the 6/49 British National Lottery began operations on 14 November 1994."10 million jackpot draw cancelled after Lotto machines stop working"."STwo Euromillions tickets sold in Munster".
In a 6/36 lottery, the odds of matching all six numbers and winning the jackpot are 1 in 1,947,792.
Lotto Plus edit In 2000, the National Lottery introduced Lotto Plus as an add-on to the main Lotto game.
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