Italy’s SuperEnalotto game is the most popular lottery game in Italy, and it began in 1997 as it succeeded the original Enalotto game which had been running since the 1950s. You might be surprised to hear that Italy’s history with lottery games is one of the longest and most interesting in the world.
The SuperEnalotto has created some huge jackpots, a lot of which are to thank for its ever increasing popularity. Its highest ever jackpot was a massive €177 million which was won in October 2010. Other jackpot totals have reached €100.7 million in October 2008, €147.8 million in August 2009 and €94.8 million in May 2012.
The SuperEnalotto is played three times per week on a Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday, and in 2013 it paid out more than €126 million in jackpot prizes, while in the first six months of 2014 the jackpot has already been won three times. SuperEnalotto winners are famed for their anonymity, particularly in the South of the country where members of the Italian mafia are said to hunt down lottery winners in an attempt to take the winnings from them.
The top three reasons, however, for playing Italy’s SuperEnalotto lottery are:
1.- The jackpots reach dazzling heights
2.- You don’t need to be a resident of Italy to play, or even in the country!
3.- It’s easy and safe to play online at Lottery24.com
Now that you’re persuaded, here’s how you play. All you need to do is to match 6 numbers out of a possible 90 to win the top prize. Then, if you don’t manage to hit all of those six numbers there’s a seventh number called the Jolly Number, which is a bonus ball and makes up the second tier prize. There are also lower tier prizes on offer every week, no matter whether the jackpot has been won or not.
The odds of winning the jackpot prize are 1: 622,614,630 while the odds of taking the second tier prize are 1: 103,769,105, making SuperEnalotto winners some of the luckiest lottery players around. The SuperEnalotto jackpot was last won on Saturday, May 24th 2014 as one lucky ticket holder won the top prize worth €20,836,103. The total jackpot as of June 30th 2014 stands at €12.9 million for its next drawing on Tuesday July 1st.
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