Finally, the more than of Php 1 billion 6/58 Ultra Lotto jackpot already has been won not by one but by two winners! Yes, during the summary of jackpot winners portion of the lotto draw, it was revealed that there were 2 winners who will be sharing the jackpot.
The winning combination of 40-50-37-25-01-45 was drawn today at 9:00 pm and to be exact the jackpot prize amounts to P1,180,622,508. Since no one got the winning combination for straight 107 weeks, the pot money was rolled over until it reached this record-breaking amount.
This hyped a lot of lotto betters and for the past weeks queue will be seen in may lotto outlets.
This Ultra Lotto jackpot was said to be the biggest in jackpot prize in history of Philippine lottery.
“Itong P1-billion jackpot prize ay napaka-historic sa PCSO, lahat, lalo na ‘yung mga tumataya eh excited, ‘di na mapakali, at gustung-gusto na talagang manalo. Whoever wins this prize will be the first-ever PCSO billionaire,” said PCSO General Manager Alexander Balutan .
The second largest lotto jackpot that was won amounted to Php 741 million. It was drawn last November 29, 2010, and the winner was an 60-year-old OFW from Olongapo City, Zambales.
6/58 lotto or Ultra Lotto draws are scheduled every Tuesday, Friday and Sunday.