Understand the Play Types and Payouts with Examples!
Multi-Match is the flagship game of the Maryland Lottery. The lottery is extremely popular for the amazing game structure, prizes, and the odds of winning it offers. The game starts rolling the jackpot at $500,000 and keeps growing until someone bags it against some super favorable odds of 1 in 2,032,151.7. The drawings for the game are held twice every week along with the option of playing the same numbers for up to 10 consecutive draws thereby maximizing your chances to bag the lottery prizes.
The table below depicts the odds of winning and payouts potential of the Maryland Multi-Match Lottery.
|Matching On Single Line||Prize||Odds|
|6 of 6||$1.25 Million||1 in 2,032,151.7|
|5 of 6||$1000||1 in 9,154.2|
|4 of 6||$20||1 in 203.8|
|3 of 6||$2||1 in 13.4|
|Matching On Multiple Lines||Prize||Odds|
|10 + out of 18||$2000||1 in 168,239.7|
|9 out of 18||$500||1 in 15,098.4|
|6 out of 18||$100||1 in 1,740.2|
|7 out of 18||$20||1 in 272.5|
|6 out of 18||$7||1 in 58.0|
|5 out of 18||$2||1 in 16.9|
The fixed prizes may be paid on a pari-mutuel basis and will be lower than the published prize amounts if certain levels of prize liability are reached.
*The Lottery announces the estimated jackpot annuity value and cash option value for every Multi-Match drawing.
For more information, please visit the official website.