JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) – After 17 drawings with no jackpot winners, the Mississippi Match 5 had two jackpot winners in a row.
A player from Yalobusha County matched all five numbers from the Saturday, July 30 drawing. The jackpot reached reached $431,749. The numbers drawn were 6-8-11-14-17, and the winning ticket was purchased from Sprint Mart #48 in Water Valley.
After the first jackpot win, the jackpot for the Tuesday, August 2 Mississippi Match 5 was hit by one player matching all five numbers. The $50,000 winning ticket was purchased from Super See Tobacco in Tupelo. The winning numbers were 10-16-20-31-32.
With the recent addition of the 2:30 p.m. drawing joining the 9:30 p.m. drawing and the Fireball add-on feature for Cash 3 and Cash 4, winners have been lining up in front of headquarters in anticipation of claiming their prizes.
Additional notable winners this week include:
- Mega Millions
- $10,000: from Aug. 2 drawing purchased from 72 Express on Highway 72, Burnsville
- $10,000: from July 29 drawing purchased from Sprint Mart #39, Tupelo
- $10,000: from July 29 drawing purchased from Hampton Shell, Meridian
- $20,000: from July 29 drawing purchased from Clark Oil #40, Biloxi
- $20 Mega Money scratch-off game
- $100,000 winning ticket purchased from Main Street Junction #2 on West Main Street, Louisville
- $100,000 winning ticket purchased from Shannon Food Mart on Noah Curtis Street, Shannon
- Cash 4
- $2,500 winners: 16
- $5,000 winners: 13
- $7,500-$7,600 winners: 4
- $12,500 winner: 1 (five total Cash 4 tickets)
- $20,000 winner: 1(four total Cash 4 tickets)
The jackpot for Wednesday night’s (Aug. 3) Powerball drawing is up to $202 million, with an estimated cash value of $119.5 million. The jackpot for the Friday, August 5 Mega Millions drawing is an estimated $36 million, with an estimated cash value of $21.4 million.
The jackpot for the August 4 drawing of Mississippi Match 5 is worth an estimated $50,000.