Last night saw the draw take place in the Irish Lotto, so let's see if you've got the winning numbers and are going to spending the rest of January in Jamaica or not.
The jackpot for last night's draw stood at €2,000,000 (£1.76m) and there are also the PLUS 1 and PLUS 2 lines as well as the Lotto Plus Raffle to be drawn. Good luck!
Last night's numbers were:
01, 04, 25, 31, 32, 38, and the bonus ball: 45
The Plus 1 numbers were:
01, 10, 16, 23, 24, 37, with the bonus: 35
The Plus 2 numbers were:
02, 03, 06, 23, 26, 38, with the bonus: 25
The Lotto Plus Raffle number was: 8148
Irish Lotto Results. Credit: National-Lottery.com
It looks as if there were no winners this week, so next week's draw will be a rollover with a jackpot of €2.5m.
Facts about the Irish Lottery
- It replaced the IRISH HOSPITAL SWEEPSTAKES in 1988.
- You don't have to live in Ireland to play
- Irish Lottery winnings are tax-free
- Winnings are paid within 48 hours
The Irish National Lottery pays in excess of 50 percent of its funds in prize money.
The balance is used to fund projects in Ireland in the areas of health, sport, culture and national heritage.
The jackpot is never lower than 2 million Euro and is frequently worth in excess of 6 million Euro.
It can rise to 12 million Euro and more!
The draw takes place every Wednesday and Saturday night on national television (RTE).
The jackpot prize is won by matching the first six numbers drawn (1 to 47). A seventh number is also drawn and is called the 'bonus' number.
Prizes can also be won by matching:
- Five numbers plus the bonus number
- Five numbers
- Four numbers plus the bonus number
- Four numbers
- Three numbers plus the bonus number
- Three numbers.
- Two numbers plus the bonus number
Although people tend to pick their own lucky numbers, a 'quick pick' option is available.
Prizes are tax-free and are paid out in one lump sum.
Featured Image Credit: RTE