Saturday’s Powerball drawing did not produce a jackpot winner, and the jackpot begins its inevitable climb, reaching $50 million for the drawing on Wednesday August 14.
The Powerball jackpot for Saturday August 10 was set at $40 million. Although millions played, no one was able to walk home with the estimated $40 million jackpot. The drawing for Wednesday August 14 will have a $50 million estimated jackpot.
There were two people who won $1 million with Match 5. They are from California and Kentucky. Additionally, two people from Oklahoma and Pennsylvania won $2 million each with Match 5 and Power Play. All of these new millionaires were able to correctly guess the 5 white balls, but none were able to match the red Power Ball.
In total, there were 558,322 non-jackpot winners for Saturday’s drawing, winning a total of $9,787,367 in prizes.
The next Powerball drawing will be Wednesday August 14 at 11:00pm EST. This drawing will be for the $50 million jackpot.