General information about NewLotto Israel
This is Israel based lottery game that was launched in 1951, or 67 years, 8 months and 21 days ago. Just imagine, it is older than any of the US or UK lotteries! NewLotto is currently available only in Israel. Previously, the lottery was known as Israel Lotto. It was renamed, by the way, only in 2009. 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. New 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 New Lotto Israel results
New 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 23:00 GMT. The numbers are drawn using two-drum lottery system. In case you were curious, the first ever draw was held in 1951, or 67 years, 8 months and 21 days ago.
How it works: picking up New Lotto Israel numbers
The currently applied format is as follows: 6 / 37 + 1 / 7. As you can see, players are to choose six main New Lotto Israel numbers from the range between 1 and 37 New Lotto Israel numbers. Also, according to NewLotto Israel rules, one bonus number is to be additionally picked up from the range of 1 - 7. As you might know, the bonus number is called ‘Chazak’ number. In Hebrew, this means 'strong'.
NewLotto Israel winning odds & prize categories
The lottery currently offers eight prize categories. A great news is that in case no winner is found, the NewLotto top prize rolls over to the next draw. For now, it accounts for NIS 4 million. This is the minimum amount, while the biggest NewLotto jackpot ever has reached NIS 16 million. It was set on October 27, 2007, or 10 years, 10 months and 26 days ago. Just for your interest, the winning numbers were 2, 5, 10, 11, 17, 22, and 4. 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 six main and one bonus New Lotto Israel numbers. For more information, please look at the table below:
6 + 1
5 + 1
4 + 1
3 + 1
The overall winning chances, in turn, are 1 in 18,8.
NewLotto 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 New Lotto Israel numbers
The lottery’s most often drawn numbers are 14, 23, 5, 35, 12, and 10. The cold, or the least frequent numbers are 18, 32, 3, 7, 19, and 24.
Payouts of NewLotto Israel prizes
Keep in mind that NewLotto jackpot can only be paid out as a lump sum. In order to receive it, you will have to personally visit the operator's Headquarters in Tel Aviv. As for prizes of other categories, they are to be claimed at the Headquarters too. The prize of the second category, by the way, rolls over to the next draw as well. Unfortunately, NewLotto winnings are subject to taxation: amounts above NIS 5,000 are taxed at about 25%. 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 New Lotto Israel results.