What is Euromillions?
Is a lottery game played on Tuesdays and Fridays
and organized between some countries of Europe
, initially Frace, United Kingdom and Spain, but some others have joined: Portugal, Irland, Belgium, Luxembourg, Switzerland and Austria.
As many people plays the jackpot and the prizes can become huge, a minimum of 15 million euros every week
and were there are no first category winners, the jackpot gets bigger for next week. Jackpots can reach 185 million euros or even more.
What are the rules of the game?
It is based in guessing 5 numbers
of a table with 50 (from 1 to 50) and also 2 numbers (stars)
of a table (from 1 to 11). So to get the first prize you must match 7 numbers (5 + 2) .
How is the draw?
Every tuesday and friday of the week, one draw
to get the winning numbers for all the countries. The draw takes part in Paris
. The scrutiny is made in a unique center for the bets of all the countries. .
How it is played?
In all the countries, despite the tickets design in slightly different, the block is made up of two tables
, one for the 50 numbers and other for the 11 stars.
In Spain, the ticket has 5 blocks and each block has a table of "numbers" on the top and other table of "stars" on the bottom.