Big weekend around the world.
After months of draws (three a week) there was ONE lucky winning ticket in the Italian Superenalotto game. Winning numbers were 4,26,40,54,55,67 and Jolly ball 41.
There was also a $140 million Mega Millions winner in the U.S. state of Michigan.
Now for the rest of us who play, here are the top 5 jackpots worldwide and the dates of the next drawings:
1. $104 million, Powerball, Nov. 3
2. 45 million euros, Superenalotto, Nov. 2 (tickets can only be bought in Italy or online)
3. 28 million euros ($39.1 in USD), Euro Millions, Nov. 5 (tickets can only be bought in nine European countries including the U.K., France, Spain, Portugal and Switzerland)
4. 10.4 million U.K. pounds (about $16.7 in USD), UK National Lotto 6.49, Nov. 3 (tickets can only be bought in the U.K.)
5. $16.7 million Canadian dollars (about $15.7 million in USD), Lotto Max, Nov. 5 (tickets can only be bought in Canada)
Good luck, players.
And I include myself in that category.