Spain El Gordo
El Gordo de La Primitiva is one of Spain’s most popular lottery games, best known in lottery circles for its impressive jackpots and the reintegro prize option. El Gordo results held each Sunday
Spain El Gordo Winning Numbers
Draw Date: 8/20/2017 9:30:00 PM
Draw Results: 11 - 14 - 18 - 35 - 50, Reintegro 5
Next Draw Date: 8/27/2017 9:30:00 PM
Next Draw Jackpot: € 8.900.000 Million
The Spain El Gordo is known throughout the world as the biggest lottery game. It is otherwise called the Spanish Christmas lottery – The Big One.
The Spanish Christmas lottery, a.k.a. Spain El Gordo is the longest running lottery game in the world. It also features the world biggest lottery jackpot. During the course of 2012, it was estimated that if all the tickets had been sold, the payouts would exceed €2.5 billion. The first division category for The Big One had a jackpot prize pool of €720 million.
It was shared among 180 winning ticket holders – each of them winning €4 million. In 2013, the number of series was reduced from 180 down to 160 and the total prize pool was valued at €2.24 billion. To play El Gordo, select 5 numbers from a guess range of 1-54 and an additional number from a guess range of 0-9 from a different number matrix.
Tickets for the Spain El Gordo lottery go on sale during the summertime, and they can be purchased right up until a few weeks before the draw in December. Each ticket is comprised of 10 smaller tickets. There are several ways to purchase tickets to the Spain El Gordo Christmas lottery
The additional number is required to win the jackpot of El Gordo and applies to five secondary prizes. Players can select a form of 3 or 6 lines or enter the draw with a systematic form of 7, 8, 9, or 10 numbers. A systematic form produces all possible combinations of the selected numbers and increases players’ chances of winning a prize.
El Gordo Lottery takes place on Sunday at 12:00 GMT, 13:00 local time in Spain.