Saturday's Powerball jackpot moves to $157 million; Two players matched the first 5 numbers

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Updated: Thursday, May 6, 2021 01:42 AM

TX Powerball News and Payout for Wednesday, May 5th, 2021 Drawing

No one hit all the Powerball five lotto numbers and the Powerball number for Wednesday, May 5th, 2021 (that includes you) so $142 million jackpot will keep growing bigger. No worries. That just gives us all an opportunity to win an even larger Powerball lottery payout when the upcoming drawing happens on Wednesday, May 5th, 2021. By then the projected grand prize will climb to $157 million. The cash value will be $108.2 million up for grab. The numbers drawn Wednesday night, May 5th, 2021 were 16, 23, 28, 40, 63 with Power Ball number 01. The Powerball grand prize has been rolling over for 128 draws since Saturday, February 15th, 2020. The last jackpot was won by one lucky ticket sold in Michigan, matched all six numbers for a $70.00 million top prize.

Even though the jackpot was not awarded Wednesday evening, Powerball had some big winners. There were two lucky tickets matched all 5 numbers but missed Powerball number, which won the 2nd prize. The two lucky ticket(s) sold in Florida(1) and Michigan(1), each won $1 million cash by matching all 5 white ball numbers.

Other prizes won Wednesday evening included 8 tickets that matched 4 white numbers together with Powerball and won $10,000. 3 additional tickets at this prize level were also wisely bought with the Power Play option that multiplied winnings 4 times to $40,000 cash! Other prizes won Wednesday night included 316 tickets that matched 4 white numbers and won $100. 81 additional tickets at this prize level were also wisely bought with the Power Play option that doubled winnings to $200 cash! There were 676 tickets that matched 3 white ball numbers plus the Powerball and also won $100. 187 additional players not just matched 3+1, but additionally chose the Power Play option, doulbled the prizes to $200 cash each ticket.

With 9 different ways to win, the Wednesday night's drawing created 525,588 winning tickets across the nation with a total amount of $0 prizes.

Powerball is an American popular lottery game sold in 44 lottery jurisdictions as a shared jackpot game. Powerball drawings occur 2 times a week every Wednesday and Saturday at 10:59 PM Eastern Time. Each play costs $2. Players can choose to spend $1 extra to purchase the Power Play option, which increases the winnings except jackpot. The odds of winning are about 1 to 32. The odds of matching 6 Powerball numbers are about 1 in 292 million. The minimum Powerball advertised grand prize starts at 40 million dollar. Its annuity option is paid in 30 yearly increment installments in 29 years. Winners may select one time lump sum cash payout instead.

There were 37,464 Powewrball winning tickets sold in the state of Texas. A single ticket sold in Texas matched 4 white ball numbers in addition to the Powerball with Power Play option purchased. The lucky ticket holder will collect $40,000. There were 66 lucky Texasers won $100 prize by matching 4 or 3+1 numbers. 26 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 Texas Powerball prize payout highlights for the Wednesday, May 5th, 2021's drawing.

  • 21 ticket(s) matched 4 of 5 and won $100 each.
  • 45 ticket(s) matched 3 of 5 + Powerball and won $100 each.
  • 1061 ticket(s) matched 3 of 5 and won $7 each.
  • 831 ticket(s) matched 2 of 5 + Powerball and won $7 each.
  • 6516 ticket(s) matched 1 of 5 + Powerball and won $4 each.
  • 15196 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.
  • 11 ticket(s) matched 4 of 5 with Power Play with PowerPlay purchased and won $100,000 each.
  • 15 ticket(s) matched 3 of 5 + Powerball with Power Play with PowerPlay purchased and won $200 each.
  • 662 ticket(s) matched 3 of 5 with Power Play with PowerPlay purchased and won $200 each.
  • 508 ticket(s) matched 2 of 5 + Powerball with Power Play with PowerPlay purchased and won $14 each.
  • 3740 ticket(s) matched 1 of 5 + Powerball with Power Play with PowerPlay purchased and won $14 each.
  • 8857 ticket(s) matched Powerball Only with Power Play with PowerPlay purchased and won $8 each.



Wed May 05, 2021 Powerball Payout of U.S.
Numbers MatchedPrizes# Winners
5 of 5 + Powerball$142,000,0000
5 of 5$1,000,0002
Florida-1
Michigan-1
4 of 5 + Powerball$50,0008
4 of 5$100316
3 of 5 + Powerball$100676
3 of 5$718,522
2 of 5 + Powerball$713,777
1 of 5 + Powerball$4109,221
Powerball Only$4260,780


Wed May 05, 2021 Powerball Payout of US(with PowerPlay)
Numbers MatchedPrizes# Winners
5 of 5 with Power Play$2,000,0000
4 of 5 + Powerball with Power Play$100,0003
4 of 5 with Power Play$20081
3 of 5 + Powerball with Power Play$200187
3 of 5 with Power Play$145,988
2 of 5 + Powerball with Power Play$144,136
1 of 5 + Powerball with Power Play$832,777
Powerball Only with Power Play$879,114


Wed May 05, 2021 Powerball Payout of Texas(w/o PowerPlay)
Numbers MatchedPrizes# Winners
5 of 5 + Powerball$142,000,0000
5 of 5$1,000,0000
4 of 5 + Powerball$50,0000
4 of 5$10021
3 of 5 + Powerball$10045
3 of 5$71,061
2 of 5 + Powerball$7831
1 of 5 + Powerball$46,516
Powerball Only$415,196


Wed May 05, 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$100,00011
3 of 5 + Powerball with Power Play$20015
3 of 5 with Power Play$200662
2 of 5 + Powerball with Power Play$14508
1 of 5 + Powerball with Power Play$143,740
Powerball Only with Power Play$88,857


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