General information about Tennessee Cash Lotto
This is the US based lottery game that was launched in October, 2010, or 10 years, 11 months and 22 days ago. Tennessee Cash Lottery is currently available only in this state. This is a widely popular lottery, but it has still always been known as Tennessee Cash Lottery. The game-play format wasn’t changing since the game was launched. The lottery is operated by Tennessee Lottery. In case you want to know more about Tennessee Lottery, here is their official website: http://www.tnlottery.com. Tennessee Cash results may be found there as well, by the way. As for their support service, Tennessee Lottery can be reached via the following contact details:
- Main Phone (General Inquiries): 1-615-324-6500
- HQ: 26 Century Blvd., Suite 200, Nashville, 37214
- HQ phone number: (615) 324-6500
Keep in mind that players must be 18 or over to play.
Check Tennessee Cash results
Tennessee Cash results are aired right after the drawings that take place in the headquarters of Tennessee Lottery in Nashville. At the moment, draws are held three times a week. To be more precise, they are held on Monday, Wednesday and Friday, at 10:34 PM Central Time. The numbers are drawn using the Computer Random Number Generator. In case you were curious, the first ever draw was held on October 4, 2010, or 10 years, 11 months and 22 days ago.
How it works: picking up Tennessee Cash numbers
The currently applied format is as follows: 5 / 35 + 1 / 5. As you can see, players are to choose five main Tennessee Cash numbers from the range between 1 and 35 Tennessee Cash numbers. Also, according to Tennessee Cash Lotto rules, one bonus number is to be additionally picked up from the range of 1-5. As you might know, the bonus number is called Cash Ball.
Tennessee Cash Lotto winning odds & prize categories
The lottery currently offers eight prize categories. A great news is that in case no winner is found, the Tennessee Cash Lottery top prize rolls over to the next draw. For now, it accounts for $200,000. This is the minimum amount, while the biggest Tennessee Cash Lottery jackpot ever has reached $2.2 million. It was set on April 17, 2013, or 8 years, 5 months and 9 days ago. Just for your interest, the winning numbers were 08, 14, 21, 26, 27, and 05. As shown by official estimates, the odds of winning the top prize are 1 in 1,623,160. In particular, you will have to correctly guess all the five main and one bonus Tennessee Cash numbers. For more information, please look at the table below:
5 + 1
4 + 1
3 + 1
2 + 1
The overall winning chances, in turn, are 1 in 7. Pay attention that the value of the second prize is not specified as it depends on the amount of tickets sold, as well as on whether there is the first prize winner or not.
Tennessee Cash Lotto prices
The minimum cost of playing is $1. The lottery does not offer any opportunities to multiply prizes. No add-on games are provided, either.
Hot and cold Tennessee Cash numbers
The lottery’s most often drawn numbers are 14, 09, 33, 12, and 05. The cold, or the least frequent numbers are 17, 19, 27, 03, and 07.
Payouts of Tennessee Cash Lotto prizes
Keep in mind that Tennessee Cash Lottery jackpot can only be paid out as a lump sum. Like any other prize with a value of $200,000 or more, it must be claimed at the Lottery’s headquarters. Amounts between $600 and $199,999 can be received at district offices, while winnings smaller than $600 are payable by lottery retailers. Unfortunately, Tennessee Cash Lottery winnings are subject to taxation. In particular, there are federal tax withholdings, although the state of Tennessee does not tax lottery winnings. One more thing to take into account is that all the prizes are to be claimed within 180 days from the day of the draw or otherwise the winning ticket expires, regardless of Tennessee Cash results.