Powerball South Africa

South Africa’s PowerBall is a lottery game operated by Ithuba Holdings Proprietary Limited, the officially licensed operator for lottery games in South Africa since 2015. The game is designed to create massive jackpots and offers several other prize tiers as well. PowerBall ticket costs R5.00, with the PowerBall Plus

Structure & Rules

1.  Draw Format: The game involves drawing five numbers from a set of 1-50 (main numbers) and an additional number, known as the PowerBall, from a set of 1-20.
2.  Draw Days: Draws are conducted twice a week, typically on Tuesdays and Fridays.
3.  Ticket Sales: Tickets can be purchased both online and from authorized retail outlets.

Prize Tiers

1.  Jackpot: To win the jackpot, players must match all five main numbers and the PowerBall number.
2.  Secondary Prizes: There are eight additional prize tiers, which can be won by matching fewer numbers.
3.  Roll-Over Mechanism: If no one wins the jackpot, it rolls over to the next draw, accumulating until it’s won.

Gameplay Options

1.  Quick Pick: A feature that automatically selects numbers for you.
2.  Manual Selection: Players can manually select their numbers.
3.  Multi-Draw: An option to purchase tickets for multiple consecutive draws.

Choose 5 numbers from 1 to 45 on and 1 extra number from 1 to 20. The Cost of each PowerBall board game will be 6 euro for 6 lines.

When is the draw of South Africa Powerball?

The live PowerBall Draw on Etv is on Tuesday and Friday at 21h00.

Prize division and odds South Africa Lotto

The following table sets forth the probability of winning and the allocation of the Prize fund as approved by the NLC.

Prize/ Division/ Approximate/ Odds of winning per Entry/ Prize Fund
1 24 435 180 41.12%
2 1 286 062 7.35%
3 122 176 3.72%
4 6 430 7.06%
5 3 133 6.76%
6 165 5.74%
7 247 3.82%
8 53 R15.00
9 38 R10.00