General information about Triple Chance Texas
This is the US based lottery game that was launched in September, 2015, or 5 years, 2 months and 1 day ago. Texas Lottery Triple Chance is currently available only in this state. This is a widely popular lottery, but it has still always been known as Texas Lottery Triple Chance. The game-play format wasn’t changing since the game was launched. The lottery is operated by Texas Lottery. In case you want to know more about Texas Lottery, here is their official website: http://www.txlottery.org/export/sites/lottery/index.html. Texas Triple Chance results may be found there as well, by the way. As for their support service, Texas Lottery can be reached via the following contact details:
- Customer Service: 800-37 Lotto (800-375-6886)
- HQ: 611 E. 6th Street, Austin, Texas 78701
Keep in mind that players must be 18 or over to play.
Check Texas Triple Chance results
Texas Triple Chance results are aired right after the drawings that take place in the headquarters of Texas Lottery in Austin. At the moment, draws are held six times a week. To be more precise, they are held on each day of the week except Sunday, at 10:12 PM Central Time. The numbers are drawn using the Mechanical Lottery Ball Machine. In case you were curious, the first ever draw was held on September 28, 2015, or 5 years, 2 months and 1 day ago.
How it works: picking up Texas Triple Chance numbers
The currently applied format is as follows: 7 / 55. As you can see, players are to choose seven main Texas Triple Chance numbers from the range between 1 and 55 Texas Triple Chance numbers. Pay attention, however, that there are 10 numbers drawn, which makes winning chances much higher than it could have seemed.
Triple Chance Texas winning odds & prize categories
The lottery currently offers five prize categories. The amount of the top prize is fixed, which means that Texas Lottery Triple Chance is not the one to bring you a record-high jackpot. For now, it accounts for $100,000. 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 1,691,064. In particular, you will have to correctly guess all the seven Texas Triple Chance numbers. For more information, please look at the table below:
1 : 1,691,064
1 : 21,474
1 : 813
1 : 68
1 : 11
The overall winning chances, in turn, are 1 in 8,5.
Triple Chance Texas prices
The minimum cost of playing is $2. The lottery does not offer any opportunities to multiply prizes. No add-on games are provided, either.
Hot and cold Texas Triple Chance numbers
The lottery’s most often drawn numbers are 02, 37, 45, 06, and 07. The cold, or the least frequent numbers are 54, 18, 33, 41, and 43.
Payouts of Triple Chance Texas prizes
Keep in mind that Texas Lottery Triple Chance jackpot can only be paid out as a lump sum. Like other prizes up to and including $2,500,000, it can be claimed at the operator's main office. Prizes of other categories can be redeemed at local prize centers, while amounts under $600 are also payable by lottery retailers. Unfortunately, Texas Lottery Triple Chance winnings are subject to taxation: for the US citizens, these are 24% in federal tax from prizes over $5,000. 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 Texas Triple Chance results.