No one took the top prize in the 2359 Mega-Sena contest, held this Tuesday (6th). The six dozens drawn in São Paulo were 31-32-39-42-43-51. As there were no winning tickets, the prize, which was R $ 7,851,135.27, accumulated and will be R $ 22 million in the next drawing.
Another 17 bets hit the corner, earning R $ 72,013.51 each.
There were also 1,053 tickets that hit the court. They will pocket R $ 1,660.87.
When will the next Mega-Sena draw be?
The next contest, number 2360, will be held on Thursday (8). The event will start at 8 pm (Brasília time) and will be broadcast live over the internet, on Caixa’s official YouTube channel, and with the possibility of simultaneous exhibition on RedeTV! (the official lottery calendar does not inform in advance which draw will be shown on open TV, always being one per day).
How do I participate in the next Mega-Sena draw?
You need to place a bet of six to 15 numbers on the credential lotteries through Caixa, or on the bank’s special lottery website. All bets registered until 7pm on Thursday participate in the next contest.
How much does it cost to bet on the Mega-Sena?
It depends on how many numbers you intend to put in the game. The minimum bet now costs R $ 4.50, and you have the right to choose six dozen from 1 to 60. If you want to add one more number to increase the chances of getting it right, the price of the game rises to R $ 31.50. In the most expensive scenario, with 15 numbers on the wheel, the bet can cost R $ 22,522.50.
What were the biggest prizes in the regular Mega-Sena contests?
- 2.150, 11/5/2019, 1 winning bet; total award: R $ 289.4 mi
- 2.237, 27/2/2020; 2 winning bets; total award: R $ 211.6 mi
- 1.764, 25/11/2015; 1 winning bet; total award: R $ 205.3 mi
- 1.772, 22/12/2015; 2 winning bets; total award: R $ 197.4 mi
- 1.655, 22/11/2014; 2 winning bets; total award: R $ 135.3 mi
- 2.161, 19/6/2019; 1 winning bet; total award: R $ 124.2 mi
- 2.189, 18/9/2019: 1 winning bet; total award: R $ 120 mi
- 1.220, 6/10/2010; 1 winning bet; total award: R $ 119.1 mi
- 1.575, 19/2/2014; 1 winning bet; total award: R $ 111.5 mi
- 1.953, 29/7/2017; 1 winning bet; total award: R $ 107.9 mi
And what are my chances of winning at the Mega-Sena?
This also varies depending on the amount of tens in your bet. With the lowest (R $ 4.50), with six numbers, the chance of getting all the balls drawn and winning the highest prize is one in 50,063,860. Playing a dozen more (R $ 31.50), the probability increases. It becomes one in 7,151,980. Whoever is willing to pay more than R $ 22,500 in the bet with 15 tens will have a chance in 10,003 to spike everything and become a millionaire.
How does the ticket that Caixa sells in lottery shops work?
These tickets are organized by the lotteries accredited by Caixa. They are group bets with a minimum price set at R $ 10 in the case of Mega-Sena. The minimum mandatory quota per participant is R $ 5. In this modality, there may be an additional service fee of 35% of the quota value. The Mega-Sena jackpot allows for two to 100 shares. In each pot, it is possible to place ten different bets.
Have more questions? Check out the answers to the most frequently asked questions about Mega-Sena.
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