Play US Powerball Online from India

How to play Powerball online

How to Play US Powerball online?

All you have to do if you want to enter the draws of the American Powerball lottery online is to select 5 main numbers from 1- 69 and one Powerball number from 1 to 26. You can choose your numbers manually in the grid above or try the Quick Pick option.

When playing online, you also benefit from several options that improve your chances of winning. You can play with a systematic form which allows you to enter the draw with all possible combinations of 6-10 numbers. You can get better odds of winning a US Powerball prize by joining a syndicate. To have the best of both worlds, get a bundle package so you can have an individual ticket and a syndicate share.

When Are the US Powerball Draws?

When Are the US Powerball Draws?

The US Powerball draws take place every Wednesday and Saturday at 23:00 EST, which means Thursdays and Sundays at 08:30 AM in India. But, when playing on LottoSmile you don't have to worry about anything. You can check the US Powerball results soon after the draw or get the winning numbers delivered to you by email or SMS by subscribing to our results alert service.

Want to make sure you never miss a draw? Then, our Multi-Draws are definitely the way to go. They allow you to enter a pre-set number of up to 52 draws, while benefiting of generous discounts of up to 25%. You also have the option of subscribing, getting every 10th ticket free of charge.

Can I Play US Powerball from India?

How Do I Play Powerball from India?

You can play Powerball legally from home on LottoSmile! Simply create an account and pick your numbers. Our local agents will purchase the official Powerball tickets on your behalf. You can see a scanned copy with the numbers you have chosen in your account, before the draw has taken place. Find out more details about how our service works here.

The US Powerball is arguably one of the most popular American lottery games and one of the best lotteries to play and win! Its format got so popular that lotteries from other countries decided to follow it. This way, we have now different versions of Powerball, such as the New Zealand Powerball, the South Africa Powerball and the Australia Powerball ! Take your pick and start playing the most popular lotteries in the World right now!

Power Play Multiplier

What is the Power Play Multiplier?

When you play the Powerball online from India, you also have the option to add a multiplier to your ticket. Depending on the drawn multiplier number and on the amount of the jackpot, the Power Play can boost the value of secondary prizes by 2, 3, 4, 5 or even 10 times. The 10x multiplier is added to the mix only when the jackpot is lower than $150 million. 

The second tier prize is always worth $2,000,000 for Power Play tickets, no matter the value of the multiplier for the respective draw. But, all the lower tier prizes multiply by 2, 3, 4, 5 or even 10 times, depending on the drawn Power Play number. Note that the Power Play option does not apply to the jackpot. You want to understand the value of the Power Play? Imagine the following scenario:

You matched 4 numbers and the Powerball with a 10x multiplier, you can go from a $50,000 prize to $500,000. So, what are you waiting for? Check the Power Play box and buy your US Powerball lottery ticket! 

Can I Be Sure I Will Get My Prize?

Can I Be Sure I Will Get My Powerball Prize on LottoSmile?

Being a leader within the online lottery market, LottoSmile has a well-established reputation as a completely secured service. You can rest assured, our platform is safe and we offer total transparency when it comes to the cost of the US Powerball tickets as well as to the prizes claiming procedure.

When you purchase your US Powerball ticket on LottoSmile, any winnings you get are 100% yours. We make the purchase on your behalf, but you are the official owner of the ticket and of the winning it may generate. When you win, you will receive the full amount of the prize, commission-free. The only amount deducted from your prize refers to the source deducted taxes.

How to Win the US Powerball Jackpot

All About the US Powerball Jackpot

The US Powerball jackpot used to start at $40,000,000. This rule was temporarily changed due to the crises caused by the global corona virus pandemic. Since April 8th, guaranteed starting jackpot amounts and minimum jackpot increases have been eliminated. The rules to win the jackpot remain the same: you have to get all five of the main numbers, as well as the Powerball number. Every time there is no jackpot winner, the top prize rolls over to the next draw. If previously, there was a minimum of $10 million added to the jackpot, now the top prize is calculated based on game sales and interest rates.

The US Powerball jackpot record is $1.58 BILLION, dating from January 2016. This is actually the biggest prize ever offered in the entire lottery world to present moment. This record was almost equaled by Mega Millions  in October 2018, when the other American lottery giant reached a whopping $1.53 billion. So far the US Powerball holds the upper hand in the Powerball vs. Mega Millions battle. Not only is the Powerball's record bigger than Mega Millions, but Powerball also has larger prizes in its top 10 list of biggest jackpots ever awarded. 

Latest News about Powerball Lottery

Latest News about the US Powerball

Starting from April 8, 2020, some temporary measures were put in place by the US Powerball as to continue offering its regular draws, and most importantly to be able to continue sustaining good causes. Therefore, there are no more minimum jackpot nor a minimum amount for the rollovers. The rollovers are now influenced by game sales and interest rates

The last Jackpot to date was scooped by a player from Wisconsin who matched the winning numbers 10-33-41-52-54 and the Powerball 18 for the draw on June 10. This win amounted to $22 Million! Before that, a beautiful $135 Million jackpot was scooped on June 3, by a lucky player from West Virginia who matched the 5 main numbers 01-03-26-41-64 and the Powerball 17.

The Powerball lottery made a good number of millionaires in 2019, delivering some jaw-dropping jackpots. The last one, worth $150 million, was scooped on November 2, 2019 by a lucky ticket holder from California. Before that, on September 21, 2019, Phillip Chippewa, a 54-year-old grandfather from Michigan, came forward to claim a $80 million jackpot. David Yax of North Evans was the sole winner of another $80 million jackpot Powerball displayed on the draw of September 4, 2019.