General information about 2by2 KS
This is the US based lottery game that was launched in June, 2002, or 16 years, 6 months and 16 days ago. 2by2 Lotto Kansas is currently available only in Kansas, Nebraska and North Dakota. This is a widely popular lottery, but it has still always been known as 2by2 Lotto Kansas. The game-play format wasn’t changing since the game was launched. The lottery is operated by Kansas Lottery. In case you want to know more about Kansas Lottery, here is their official website: http://www.kslottery.com. 2by2 Kansas results may be found there as well, by the way. As for their support service, Kansas Lottery can be reached via the following contact details:
- Email: [email protected]
- Winning Numbers Hotline: 1-800-544-WINS(9467)
- Kansas Lottery Headquarters: 128 N Kansas Avenue, Topeka, KS
Keep in mind that players must be 18 or over to play.
Check 2by2 Kansas results
2by2 Kansas results are aired right after the drawings that take place in the headquarters of Kansas Lottery in Topeka. At the moment, draws are held seven times a week. To be more precise, they are held on each day of the week, at 10:30 PM Eastern Time. The numbers are drawn using the Computer Random Number Generator. In case you were curious, the first ever draw was held on June 3, 2002, or 16 years, 6 months and 16 days ago.
How it works: picking up 2by2 Kansas numbers
The currently applied format is as follows: 2 / 26 + 2 / 26. As you can see, players are to choose 4 main 2by2 Kansas numbers from the range between 1 and 26 2by2 Kansas numbers. One pair of numbers is to be chosen in the Red play area, while another one – in the White play area. Yes, this lottery indeed offers something different!
2by2 KS winning odds & prize categories
The lottery currently offers eight prize categories. The amount of the top prize is fixed, which means that 2by2 Lotto Kansas is not the one to bring you a record-high jackpot. For now, it accounts for $22,000. Luckily, the fact that the jackpot is quite modest is compensated by indeed high winning odds! As shown by official estimates, the odds of winning the top prize are 1 in 105,625. In particular, you will have to correctly guess all the four 2by2 Kansas numbers. For more information, please look at the table below:
2 red balls + 2 white balls
1 : 105,625
1 red ball + 2 white balls
1 : 2,200
2 red balls + 1 white ball
2 : 2,200
2 white balls
1 : 383
2 red balls
1 : 383
1 red ball + 1 white ball
1 : 46
1 red ball
1 : 8
1 white ball
1 : 8
The overall winning chances, in turn, are 1 in 3,58.
2by2 KS prices
The minimum cost of playing is $1. An important thing to mention is that players have an opportunity to increase their winning odds using the lottery’s multiplier feature, namely the Tuesday drawing. The idea is that players can double any prize won if they purchase a 7-day ticket. No add-on games are provided, however.
Hot and cold 2by2 Kansas numbers
The lottery’s most often drawn numbers are 12, 21 for Red play and 10, 04 for White play area. The cold, or the least frequent numbers are 01, 14 for Red play and 22, 08 for White play area.
Payouts of 2by2 KS prizes
Keep in mind that 2by2 Lotto Kansas jackpot can only be paid out as a lump sum. In order to receive it, you will have to bring or mail the winning ticket and a completed claim form to one of the operator's offices. After this, you will receive either the payment or electronic deposit within 7-10 days. Prizes of up to $5,000 can be claimed at either the HQ or prize centers and received the same day. Finally, amounts under $599 are payable at retailer locations in case sufficient funds are available. Unfortunately, 2by2 Lotto Kansas winnings are subject to taxation: for the US citizens, these are 25% federal tax and 5% state tax. One more thing to take into account is that all the prizes are to be claimed within one year from the day of the draw or otherwise the winning ticket expires, regardless of 2by2 Kansas results.