Oz Powerball gets a revamp

The popular weekly Australian lottery, Oz Powerball, has recently made some exciting changes which in effect, is set to make even more winners and offer bigger jackpots.

New number selection

The previous format saw players choosing six numbers from 1 to 40. Players now will have to select seven numbers from 1 to 35.

New prize category

At the moment there are eight ways to win Powerball prizes. The new version, will see a ninth prize category.

New odds

The addition of a new prize category will see the odds of winning improve from 1 in 78 to 1 in 44. This means that there will be more players making away with winnings in every draw.

Bigger jackpots

The changes are set to improve the overall odds of winning, however the chances of landing the jackpot have gone from 1 in 76.7 million to 1 in 134.4 million. Although the first tier prize may be won less frequently, this could lead to bigger jackpot draws in the future.

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Best of luck


The FatCatLottos Team

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