General information about DoubleLotto Israel
This is Israel based lottery game that was launched in 2008, or 12 years, 6 months and 3 days ago. DoubleLotto is currently available to the residents of Israel only. This is a widely popular lottery, but it has still always been known as DoubleLotto. The game-play format wasn’t changing since the game was launched. The lottery is operated by Israel National Lottery. In case you want to know more about Israel National Lottery, here is their official website: http://www.pais.co.il/Lotto/Pages/last_Results.aspx. Double Lotto Israel results may be found there as well, by the way. As for their support service, Israel National Lottery can be reached via the following contact details:
- Address: 3 Heftman Street, PO Box 7019 Tel-Aviv 61070
- Phone: 972-3-6940014
Keep in mind that players must be 18 or over to play.
Check Double Lotto Israel results
Double Lotto Israel results are aired right after the drawings that take place in the headquarters of Israel National Lottery in Tel Aviv. At the moment, draws are held twice a week. To be more precise, they are held on Tuesday and Saturday, at 20:00 GMT. The numbers are drawn using two-drum lottery system. In case you were curious, the first ever draw was held in 2008, or 12 years, 6 months and 3 days ago.
How it works: picking up Double Lotto Israel numbers
The currently applied format is as follows: 6 / 37 + 1 / 7. As you can see, players are to choose six main Double Lotto Israel numbers from the range between 1 and 37 Double Lotto Israel numbers. Also, according to DoubleLotto Israel rules, one bonus number is to be additionally picked up from the range of 1 and 7. As you might know, the bonus number is called "Chazak" Number.
DoubleLotto Israel winning odds & prize categories
The lottery currently offers eight prize categories. A great news is that in case no winner is found, the DoubleLotto top prize rolls over to the next draw. For now, it accounts for NIS 8 million. This is the minimum amount, while the biggest DoubleLotto jackpot ever has reached NIS 74 million ($19.7 million). It was set on December 26, 2009, or 10 years, 6 months and 9 days ago. As shown by official estimates, the odds of winning the top prize are 1 in 18,598,272. In particular, you will have to correctly guess all the main and the bonus Double Lotto Israel numbers. For more information, please look at the table below:
6 + 1
1 : 18,598,272
1 : 2,656,896
5 + 1
1 : 99,991
1 : 14,284
4 + 1
1 : 2,666
1 : 381
3 + 1
1 : 207
1 : 30
The overall winning chances, in turn, are 1 in 18,8.
DoubleLotto Israel prices
The minimum cost of playing is NIS 10. The lottery does not offer any opportunities to multiply prizes. No add-on games are provided, too.
Hot and cold Double Lotto Israel numbers
The lottery’s most often drawn numbers are 04, 33, 12, 23, 05, and 28. The cold, or the least frequent numbers are 01, 26, 29, 16, 31, and 08.
Payouts of DoubleLotto Israel prizes
Keep in mind that DoubleLotto jackpot can only be paid out as a lump sum. At the moment, by the way, the jackpot cap is NIS 56 million. As soon as it hits the cap, the secondary prizes increase by 50%. Interestingly, the second category prize rolls over too and sometimes reaches the amount of millions of shekels. Unfortunately, DoubleLotto winnings are subject to taxation: although all the prizes under NIS 54,959 are tax free, winnings above that amount are subject to 25% tax. One more thing to take into account is that all the prizes are to be claimed within 6 months from the day of the draw or otherwise the winning ticket expires, regardless of Double Lotto Israel results.