El Gordo de La Primitiva Lottery
Spanish El Gordo de La Primitiva lottery, is one of the most popular and well-known European gambling games. Its first edition took place more than 20 years ago, in 1993. The organizer was Loterías y Apuestas del Estado company, the only Spanish organization that is authorized to issue licenses for the lottery draws. Initially, draw had been held once a month but in October 1997 they began to hold it weekly.
Minimum jackpot El Gordo de La Primitiva is fixed - 5 million euros. There is no upper limit to the grand prize, which increases if no one wins it.
Any legal adult may try luck in El Gordo de La Primitiva lottery and win a multi-million jackpot. All you have to do is to choose six numbers, then mark them down in their respective fields on the ticket and pay for it. You can choose the numbers manually, relying on your gut or you can entrust the choices to a computer program.
El Gordo de La Primitiva Lottery is held every week on Sundays. Live broadcast of the draw starts at 09:30 PM local time in Madrid, Spain. Ticket sales for the current draw close on the day before the broadcast as tickets are not sold on Sundays. During the game six balls are pulled out of two lotto drums - five fr om the main drum, where balls are numbered from 1 to 54, and one from the additional drum, numbered from 0 to 9. The winning ticket is the one that correctly predicts all six winning numbers.
To become a winner in El Gordo de La Primitiva, you don’t have to take the jackpot. The lottery has nine prize categories, depending on quantity of numbers guessed. The minimum award is in the last category, wh ere only one bonus Reintegro ball. The prize fund of the lottery is formed by 55% of the profit from tickets sale. Within categories prize money divided proportionally, while within each group the prizes are equally distributed. Thus, the amount of the prize award in each category depends on the number of winning tickets.
To take part in famous Spanish lottery El Gordo de La Primitiva you don’t need any special knowledge. Everything depends on your luck. Are you convinced that Fortune is close to you? Challenge your luck in the multimillion euro game. What if the next jackpot is yours?!
Min. Jackpot: €5 million
Guess Range: 5/54+1/10