UK Lotto – Upcoming Changes in November 2018

The National Lottery better known as Lotto whose debut draw was held in 1994 on 19th November continues to be the most popular sweepstake event in the United Kingdom. The lottery’s popularity can be gauged from the fact that over 32 million adults (nearly 70% of UK’s populace) purchase coupons regularly in the hope of winning a slice of the mammoth prize money. UK…

History of Irish Lotto (National Lottery)

Ireland (read Northern Ireland) has had a sweet and sour relationship with lottery that predates Irish lotto and goes back to the heady days of Irish Sweepstakes during the 30s. A lot happened in the fifty years spanning the sweepstakes of the 1930s and the first draw of the ‘An Crannchur Naisiunta’-the Irish Lotto- held in 1988 on 16th April. The early raffles editions…

Best Way to Win the Lottery or Fraud? (Mathematician Beats the Luck)

What do you need to do if you wish to win the Euromillions, Mega Millions or Powerball jackpot? Nothing! You’ve just got to be incredibly lucky, or if you are like Stefan Mandel, you’ll work out all possible number groupings using a complex mathematical theory of permutations and combinations. Yes, that is what Stefan Mandel mathematician from Romania exactly did-in the 60s, when Romania…

15 Biggest Lottery Wins Ever in the US and Worldwide

First I have to say, that the biggest lottery jackpots own USA lotteries. You are an inveterate Powerball or Mega Millions player never forgetting to pick up your tickets or scratch cards on your way back home from the office, like countless other Americans. You are also very optimistic hitting the jackpot one day sooner or later and keep dreaming about collecting the top…

History of Lottery Games

Lottery games have been popular for several decades and have been able to retain the excitement till date. People buy tickets with great anticipation to be winners and bag a good amount that might change their fortunes. Below we have summarized the type phases of lottery over the years and some stories that have changed fortunes for people from different corners of the globe.…

Euromillions History: The evolution and progression of Euromillions sweepstakes

Reflecting on Euromillions history, the sweepstake was conceptualized by executives employed at Francaise des Jeux, national lotto operator of France in 1994. However, the concept, heavily borrowed from US state-level lotteries, took another decade before it was launched finally in 2004 on 13th February. In the beginning Eurolottery draws were open only to participants from Spain, France, and UK. However, from October 2004, players…

Engaging Account of the Largest Ever EuroMillions Jackpot Winner from UK

Ordinarily you, like most other National Lotto or EuroMillions ticket holders, may not cherish winning the jackpot even in your wildest dreams. Nevertheless, what are most likely to do even if you for a moment consider realizing that impossible dream? Of course, you’ll exult in joy, roll all over the floor of your house in wild ecstasy, inform all your near and dear ones…

The luckiest unluckiest man in the world (cheated death 7 times)

In case you’ve a close shave with death while you are driving or travelling in a train but somehow emerge unscathed, you may deem your escape purely coincidental. And if you again cheat death by a hair’s breadth, coming out with your life and limbs intact, you might ascribe your getting away to the sheer stroke of luck. But how will you describe your…