# Frequent question: How does the lottery numbers work?

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## How many lottery numbers do you need to win a prize?

Under current rules, which were updated in November 2020, you match all six numbers, then you win the jackpot. Easy. You can also win some cash by matching two, three, four, and five of the six numbers.

## Are 2 numbers worth anything in lotto?

National Lottery: Two numbers could now win cash prize for millions under new rules. … In these games, if no one matches all six main numbers to win the jackpot outright, the cash is shared among lower-tier prize winners. Now only two numbers will be enough for a prize.

## What does 2 numbers win in Lotto 649?

A winning set of numbers for a LOTTO 6/49 draw entitles a winner to a prize in only one of the above prize categories.

PRIZE PAYOUT CHART FOR LOTTO 6/49 MAIN DRAW.

Match Win Odds of Winning*
3/6 \$10 Prize 1 in 56.7
2 /6 + Bonus \$5 Prize 1 in 81.2
2/6 Free Play 1 in 8.3

## Does 3 numbers win anything in Saturday Lotto?

To win Division 1 in Saturday Lotto, your entry needs to match all 6 winning numbers in a single game panel. However you can win a prize with as little as 3 winning numbers in a single game.

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## How much does 2 numbers win?

If you match two numbers, you’ll win \$4, but ONLY if one of those numbers is the red Powerball. Here are more details on how to win the Powerball drawing.

## How much do you win for 2 numbers on Euromillions?

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Number of matches Prize
3 Main Numbers £6.00
1 Main Number Plus 2 Lucky Stars + £4.30
2 Main Numbers Plus 1 Lucky Star + £3.60
2 Main Numbers £2.50

## What happens if you match 2 numbers on Lotto?

(2) If Your Lotto Entry matches two of the Main Numbers You will win a Prize of a free Lotto Lucky Dip. Your Lotto Lucky Dip will be entered into the Lotto Draw taking place after the Lotto Draw You won the Lucky Dip in.

## What are the prize amounts for 649?

Prizes and odds of winning: Lotto 6/49 main draw

Match Prize Amount Odds* / \$3 Play
5/6 5% of the Pools Fund 1 in 55,492
4/6 9.5% of the Pools Fund 1 in 1,033
3/6 \$10.00 1 in 56.7
2/6+ \$5.00 1 in 81.2