Mega-Sena quatro apostadores dividem prêmio de R$ 116,2 milhões
Foto: Marcello Casal Jr. / Agência Brasil

Four gamblers – two from the city of Sinop (MT), one from Fortaleza (CE) and one from Uberaba (MG) hit the six tens in Contest 2,620 of the Mega-Sena.

The draw was held on Saturday night, the 12th, in São Paulo. Each will receive R$ 29 million.

According to Agência Brasil, the numbers drawn were 04 – 06 – 13 – 21 – 26 – 28.

The quina had 404 winners and will pay the individual prize of BRL 23,042.04. The 21,667 winners of the block will each receive R$ 613.76.

The next Mega-Sena draw will take place on Wednesday, the 16th. A single bet, with six tens, costs R$5.

Bets can be placed until 7 pm on the day of the draw, both at lottery shops and online, on the Loterias Caixa website.

What are the odds of winning the Mega-Sena?

Mega-Sena values ​​in the millions are not restricted to the prize. They also extend to the field of probabilities.

Whoever makes the minimum bet – of six numbers –, for example, will have a chance of becoming a millionaire, one in 50,063,860.

That number drops to 7,151,980 in the case of a seven-number bet.

Whoever makes the maximum bet of 15 numbers – the most expensive in this type of lottery game – will have one chance in 10,003 of matching the six numbers drawn.

According to statistics presented by Caixa, eight-number bets represent a chance in 1,787,995.

Bets with nine numbers represent odds of 595,998.

Whoever bets ten numbers will have a one in 238,399 chance of winning the prize. The bet on 11 numbers, on the other hand, increases the chances of success to one in 108,363 – which makes even more opportunities for winning possible.

While 12-number bets represent a one-in-54,182 chance.

Betting 13 numbers brings the odds to one in 29,175; and betting 14 numbers represents one in 16,671.