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Updated: Sunday, May 9, 2021 01:32 AM

TX Powerball lottery News and Payout for Saturday, May 8th, 2021 Drawing

The jackpot in America's favorite Powerball lottery is on the move. Since no one correctly hit all 6 winning numbers in Saturday's drawing, the grand prize will climb to $168 million! The lump-sum cash payout stands at an estimated $117 million up for grab. The numbers from Saturday, May 8th, 2021 drawing were 12-17-20-21-26 with Power Ball 08.

Even though there was no grand prize winner Saturday evening, some people still walked away with huge prizes. There were three 2nd prize winning tickets from Saturday night's drawing, matching the first 5 numbers except the Powerball number. The two second prize winning ticket(s) bought in Maryland(1) and New York(1) won 1 million dollar cash. The other 1 second prize winner(s) from Iowa also purchased Power Play, which doubled the prize to $2 million cash win!

Also, 26 tickets matched four of the five lotto numbers, as well as the Powerball number. Those tickets are each worth $10,000. 7 additional players not only matched 4+1, and also chose the Power Play option, multiplying the winnings by 4 for a total win of $40,000 each!

With 9 different prize tiers, the Saturday night's drawing generated 670,215 winning tickets nationwide with a total amount of $0 prizes.

Powerball game is played in 42 states, D.C. and the US Virgin Islands. To play, choose 5 numbers from a set of 69 then pick a Powerball number from 1 to 26. The odds of winning any prizes are about 1 to 32. The chances of matching all six Powerball numbers are about 1 in 292 million. The minimum Powerball advertised grand prize is $40,000,000. The annuity option is paid in 30 graduated payments. Winners may choose one time lump sum cash payout option instead.

There were 46,774 Powewrball winning tickets sold in the state of Texas. Three tickets sold in Texas matched 4 white ball numbers plus the Powerball. These lucky ticket holders will collect $10,000 cash each. A ticket sold in Texas matched 4 white ball numbers as well as the Powerball with Power Play option purchased. The lucky ticket holder will receive $40,000. 104 tickets were sold in the state of Texas which matched either 4 or 3+1 numbers. The lucky ticket holders will receive $100 each. 62 tickets were sold in the state of Texas which matched either 4 or 3+1 numbers with Power Play. The lucky ticket holders will receive $200 each.

Find below the TX Powerball prize payout highlights for the Saturday, May 8th, 2021's drawing.

  • 3 ticket(s) matched 4 of 5 + Powerball and won $50,000 each.
  • 26 ticket(s) matched 4 of 5 and won $100 each.
  • 78 ticket(s) matched 3 of 5 + Powerball and won $100 each.
  • 1616 ticket(s) matched 3 of 5 and won $7 each.
  • 1265 ticket(s) matched 2 of 5 + Powerball and won $7 each.
  • 8153 ticket(s) matched 1 of 5 + Powerball and won $4 each.
  • 18221 ticket(s) matched Powerball Only and won $4 each.
  • 1 ticket(s) matched 4 of 5 + Powerball with Power Play with PowerPlay purchased and won $2,000,000 each.
  • 23 ticket(s) matched 4 of 5 with Power Play with PowerPlay purchased and won $150,000 each.
  • 39 ticket(s) matched 3 of 5 + Powerball with Power Play with PowerPlay purchased and won $300 each.
  • 1033 ticket(s) matched 3 of 5 with Power Play with PowerPlay purchased and won $300 each.
  • 689 ticket(s) matched 2 of 5 + Powerball with Power Play with PowerPlay purchased and won $21 each.
  • 4905 ticket(s) matched 1 of 5 + Powerball with Power Play with PowerPlay purchased and won $21 each.
  • 10722 ticket(s) matched Powerball Only with Power Play with PowerPlay purchased and won $12 each.



Sat May 08, 2021 Powerball Payout of U.S.
Numbers MatchedPrizes# Winners
5 of 5 + Powerball$157,000,0000
5 of 5$1,000,0002
Maryland-1
New York-1
4 of 5 + Powerball$50,00026
4 of 5$100562
3 of 5 + Powerball$1001,342
3 of 5$729,416
2 of 5 + Powerball$721,770
1 of 5 + Powerball$4143,488
Powerball Only$4312,191


Sat May 08, 2021 Powerball Payout of US(with PowerPlay)
Numbers MatchedPrizes# Winners
5 of 5 with Power Play$2,000,0001
Iowa-1
4 of 5 + Powerball with Power Play$150,0007
4 of 5 with Power Play$300227
3 of 5 + Powerball with Power Play$300444
3 of 5 with Power Play$2110,113
2 of 5 + Powerball with Power Play$217,009
1 of 5 + Powerball with Power Play$1245,872
Powerball Only with Power Play$1297,745


Sat May 08, 2021 Powerball Payout of Texas(w/o PowerPlay)
Numbers MatchedPrizes# Winners
5 of 5 + Powerball$157,000,0000
5 of 5$1,000,0000
4 of 5 + Powerball$50,0003
4 of 5$10026
3 of 5 + Powerball$10078
3 of 5$71,616
2 of 5 + Powerball$71,265
1 of 5 + Powerball$48,153
Powerball Only$418,221


Sat May 08, 2021 Powerball Payout of Texas(with PowerPlay)
Numbers MatchedPrizes# Winners
5 of 5 with Power Play$00
4 of 5 + Powerball with Power Play$2,000,0001
4 of 5 with Power Play$150,00023
3 of 5 + Powerball with Power Play$30039
3 of 5 with Power Play$3001,033
2 of 5 + Powerball with Power Play$21689
1 of 5 + Powerball with Power Play$214,905
Powerball Only with Power Play$1210,722


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