Multimillionaire status! One person wins record PowerBall jackpot

2019-02-20 09:39
Powerball record jackpot. (Website screengrab)

Powerball record jackpot. (Website screengrab)

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One South African is celebrating today after winning a record PowerBall draw and walking away with a whopping R232m.

Ithuba results showed that the jackpot of R232 131 750.69 was won on Tuesday night.

In the Division 2 prize category, six people won R240 331.50 each.

READ: Here are the winning numbers for the PowerBall and PowerBall Plus draws for Tuesday, February 19

The lottery operator said that total sales for the draw were over R74m.

The winning ticket was bought at an OK Minimark in Cape Town.

READ: Cape Town PowerBall record jackpot winner still to claim massive prize

There was no jackpot winner in PowerBall Plus and R33m will roll over to the next draw on Friday.

Winning numbers

The jackpot for the next PowerBall draw is now R5m, and R33m for PowerBall Plus.

If you would like to check to see if you were a winner, here are the winning numbers:

PowerBall numbers: 14, 18, 21, 26, 35 PowerBall: 5

PowerBall Plus numbers: 14, 16, 32, 38, 50 PowerBall: 19

The next PowerBall and PowerBall Plus draws are on Friday. Get your tickets and get the results right here on News24.

Download the News24 app via the Play or the iTunes app stores and get a free alert when results are in after each draw. Tap here to download for Android or here to download for iOS.

Get the full list of past Lotto and PowerBall draws here.

*Please note that the information provided herein is third party information. While every effort is expended to ensure that the information provided is true and accurate, we are not responsible for errors, omissions or any loss which an individual may experience.

See the National Lottery Terms and conditions here.


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