The first UK Lotto draw of the week took place last night and after eight ticket holders had won the jackpot in this lottery on Saturday many players were hoping that the winning streak would carry on. This was again the case as the UK Lotto results for Wednesday 16th January 2013 show that two lucky ticket holders matched all six of the numbers drawn to share the jackpot that came out at just over £2.2 million.
Latest UK National Lottery / Lotto Results for 16 January 2013
To add to the two UK Lotto jackpot winners last night there were over 264,000 players that won a prize. There were five ticket holders that matched five numbers along with the Bonus Ball to each win £139,763, 204 players matched five numbers to win £2,140 and then over 251,000 players matched three numbers to win the smallest UK Lotto prize which is always worth £10. To see a full prize break from last night’s UK Lotto draw please visit national-lottery.com.
This was the fifth UK Lotto draw of January and so far the jackpot has been won four times in a row. In total there has been over £13.7 million won in UK Lotto jackpots this year so it will be interesting to see whether this winning streak with carry on for the rest of this month.
Yesterday was an exciting day for UK Lotto players and not only because there was the mid-week draw taking place but also because lottery officials announced that this well-known and popular game was changing. To read about what these changes are please visit www.lottery.co.uk.
The next UK Lotto draw is taking place on Saturday and has an estimated jackpot of £4 million on offer to win so make sure you have your tickets ready if you like the sound of becoming a UK Lotto jackpot winner!
Written by Grace Mee
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