How to Play Lotto 6/42

Lotto 6/42

Standard Play

 

Lotto 6/42

Select the number of draws.

Pick six numbers from 1 to 42 and mark with a vertical line.

Mark LP for Lucky Pick.

If an error is made, mark the VOID box to indicate that the board is cancelled.

For only twenty pesos (Php20.00), you win if you match 6 or any 3, 4, or 5 numbers of the winning 6-number draw combination.

 

  • Jackpot Prize = Minimum Jackpot Prize of Php 6 Million
  • Second Prize = Up to Php 25,000.00
  • Third Prize = Up to Php 1,000.00
  • Fourth Prize = Php 20.00

 

If there are more than one jackpot winner, the jackpot prize will be divided equally among the winners. In the event that there are no winners for the jackpot, said prize is added to the pot of the next scheduled draw.

The Lotto 6/42 Draws can be seen every Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday at 9:00 p.m. over PTV 4 together with your other favorite Lotto games.



Advance Play

To avoid long lines, missing out on a draw and going to the lotto outlet daily, you may play up to six (6) consecutive draws in advance.

Just mark the number of draws you want to play under DRAW and your ticket is valid for the current draw and the succeeding draws depending on how many draws you marked.

For example:
3 Draws = ticket is valid for current draw and two (2) consecutive advance draws.






Sytem Play

You may increase your chances of winning by the System Play. Simply mark the system you want on your System Play panel and select the corresponding numbers in your game panel.

5-Roll (5R)

Lotto 6/42

If you only have five (5) numbers and you want to play Lotto 6/42, play 5 Roll. The computer will match your five (5) numbers with the remaining thirty-seven (37) numbers that you did not choose from 1 - 42, giving you thirty-seven (37) six-number of combinations.

System 7

Lotto 6/42

If you have seven (7) numbers and you don't know which number to drop in order to play Lotto 6/42, play System 7. The computer will give you all the possible six-number combinations from your seven (7) numbers. With System 7, you will have seven (7) six-number combinations.

For example:

Your seven (7) numbers are 02 - 05 - 16 - 22 - 26 - 38 - 41. All the possible six-number combinations are:

  • 02 -05 - 16 - 22 - 26 - 38
  • 02 - 05 - 16 - 22 - 26 - 41
  • 02 - 05 - 16 - 22 - 38 - 41
  • 02 - 05 - 16 - 26 - 38 - 41
  • 02 - 05 - 22 - 26 - 38 - 41
  • 02 - 16 - 22 - 26 - 38 - 41
  • 05 - 16 - 22 - 26 - 38 - 41

The same principle applies to Systems 9, 10, 11 and 12. Refer to the table for the corresponding number of combinations per System Play and the cost. Remember, Php20.00 for every six-number combination.

System 5 Roll System 7 System 8 System 9 System 10 System 11 System 12
No. of Combinations 37 7 28 84 210 462 924
Cost (Peso) 740.00 140.00 560.00 1,680.00 4,200.00 9,240.00 18,480.00




Lucky Pick

If you want to try any of the System Play(s) but you don't have any number in mind, you can let the computer choose your numbers by playing Lucky Pick (LP).

Just mark your choice of System Play and Lucky Pick (LP) on your play slip

For example:

5Roll, Lucky Pick - Mark 5R and LP on your play slip, pay Php740.00 for thirty-seven (37) combinations.

System 7, Lucky Pick - Mark SYS 7 and LP on your play slip, pay Php140.00 for seven (7) combinations.

The same principle applies to System 8, 9, 10, 11 and 12, Lucky Pick.



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