The Malta Independent 23 August 2019, Friday

A €663 million dream - The second biggest Powerball Jackpot in history is about to drop

Tuesday, 26 March 2019, 13:36 Last update: about 6 months ago

Back in 2016, the US Powerball reached $1.6 billion, a world record for a lottery jackpot. Now, the current Powerball jackpot has reached a staggering €663 million, which would make it the 2nd biggest Powerball jackpot in history, should it be won tonight. 

Previously the privilege of US residents only, the revolutionary phenomenon of online lottery betting means that this mega jackpot is now available to lottery fans in Malta. At, you can choose your numbers for the US Powerball and many more world-famous lotteries from the comfort of home, and it's changing the way we play the lottery.

Now anyone can be a part of jackpot history! Here's how it works:

  • • Register with

    • Select the Powerball lottery

    • Choose five numbers between 1-69 plus one Powerball from 1-26.

    • Cross your fingers for the draw!
is fully regulated by the Malta Gaming Authority and the UK Gambling Commission to ensure responsible betting and to give you peace of mind. And, should you need help along the way, their knowledgeable customer experience team are always happy to help.

How does lottery betting work?'s lottery betting platform bypasses the requirement to live in participating countries by offering bets on the jackpots. Simply put, you bet on which numbers you think will win, and if you get a match, the jackpot is yours. No ticket is required and no commissions are charged, so any prizes won will be credited to you in Malta exactly as they would be if you had won with a physical ticket in the host country.

So now that you're in the know, how would you spend €663 million? It's almost too much to get your head around, but we're sure you will think of something! Good luck, we hope to see a Maltese winner make history tonight. is powered by Lottomatrix and licensed by the MGA, License No. MGA/B2C/362/2016. Play responsibly. For help visit Players must be 18+.

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