Weekend Recap 8/29

Aug 29, 16 Weekend Recap 8/29

August 29, 2016 — Happy Monday! We hope you had a great weekend. The Mega Millions and Powerball jackpots continue to grow!

Mega Millions rolled over this weekend as no one matched all six numbers in Friday night’s drawing. This Tuesday’s jackpot is an estimated $84 million. There were three Match 5 winning tickets sold, one each in California, Maryland, and Michigan. The winning ticket in Michigan chose the Megaplier option to double their win to $2 million! Twenty-seven tickets matched four of the five white balls and the Mega Ball to win $5,000 Friday night. Six of those winners chose the Megaplier option to double their winnings. There were 1,092,613 players who won prizes Friday night, totaling more than $5.7 million. The winning Mega Millions numbers for the August 26, 2016, drawing are: 10 – 11 – 31 – 41 – 44 Mega Ball: 14 Megaplier: 2x

No one matched all six numbers for Powerball’s grand prize Saturday night, which bumped the jackpot up to an estimated $154 million. Twelve tickets matched four of the five white balls and the Powerball Saturday night, which means they won $50,000. Two of these tickets featured the Power Play option to multiply that prize by 2. There were 648,744 players who won prizes Saturday night, together winning a total of $4.1 million. The winning Powerball numbers for the August 27, 2016, drawing are: 4 – 32 – 48 – 49 – 63 Powerball: 20 Power Play: 2x

Congratulations to all of this weekend’s winners. Grab your tickets for this week’s drawings, starting Tuesday (August 30, 2016) with Mega Millions. Remember – you can’t win if you don’t play!

Written by LotteryHUB News Staff Writers

The LotteryHUB News team collaborated to provide this article for our readers. As always, good luck with your next bet! We’re always here to keep you on top of your game.

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