With no winners reported, Saturday’s Powerball jackpot of roughly $825 million was anticipated to develop to an estimated $1 billion by Monday’s drawing, officers stated.
No ticket matched all 5 numbers of 19-31-40-46-57 and the Powerball, 23, Powerball officers stated early Sunday.
With no huge winner, the jackpot that’s been rolling over since early August will develop anew till Monday evening’s drawing, when it is anticipated to be an estimated $1 billion, officers stated
Organizers stated the increasing jackpot has drawn extra purchases of the sport’s $2 tickets. “A Powerball jackpot this dimension has lots of people dreaming huge,” Drew Svitko, group product chair of Powerball, stated within the assertion Saturday.
Saturday’s estimated $825 jackpot was the biggest Powerball prize of 2022 thus far, organizers stated. And it was the second largest general, subsequent to the almost 1.6 billion jackpot shared by winners in California, Florida and Tennessee after a drawing on Jan. 13, 2016.
Now, Monday evening’s jackpot takes over because the second-largest and marks solely the second time within the sport’s 30 historical past that the “marketed jackpot” has reached $1 billion, Powerball stated.
On Aug. 3, a ticket in Pennsylvania matched all 5 white balls and the pink Powerball to win the final Powerball jackpot to pay. The ticket was value $206.9 million.
Claire Cardona contributed.
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