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How to Play Pick5

Pick 5 is quite similar to Pick 3 and Pick 4 offered in Ohio where players can pick any 5 desired numbers (from 0 through 9) and wagers. With several wagers, odds of winning in Pick 5 are great. First, choose your numbers, then choose your play type, write the amount you are betting, mark the number of bets you are playing. Prize money depends on the Wager type you choose.

Ohio Pick 5 Playing Options

  • To play Pick 5, you need to select any 5 numbers from 0 through 9. When you play your desired numbers by marking them on the Playslip, it is the manual selection method.
  • Or ask for a Quick Pick ticket to let the computer terminal pick you 5 random numbers to play. This method is helpful when you don’t have specific numbers to play.

Wager Types of Ohio Pick 5

  • Straight Bet: If the numbers you chose appear on drawing in the exact order, you win.
  • 120-Way Boxed Bets: You win if 5 numbers you chose are drawn in any order.
  • 60-Way Boxed Bets: You win if two same numbers and three different numbers are drawn.
  • 30-Way Boxed Bets: You win if 2 pairs of same numbers and a different number is drawn.
  • 20-Way Boxed Bets: You win if three same numbers and 2 different numbers are drawn.
  • 10-Way Boxed Bets: You win if three of one number and 2 of the same numbers are drawn.
  • 5-Way Boxed Bets: You win if four of one number and 1 different number is drawn.
  • Front Four Pair Bet: You win if the first four different numbers are in exact order.
  • Back Four Pair Bet: You win if the last four different numbers are in exact order.
  • Front Three-Pair Bet: You win if the first three different numbers are in exact order.
  • Back Three-Pair Bet: You win if the last three different numbers are in exact order.
  • Front Pair: You win if the first two different numbers are in exact order.
  • Back Pair: You win if the last two different numbers are in exact order.
  • Back-Up Bet: it is the combination of Straight and Boxed bet on one ticket and it must be placed in $1 increment.

Drawing Date and Time for Ohio Pick 5

Drawings for Pick 5 take place twice a day at 12:29 PM and 07:29 PM respectively except Saturday evening.

Official Results of Ohio Pick 5

  • They close Saturday evening pools at 07:45 PM due to Cash Explosion television show, which airs from 7:30 PM to 8:00 PM and is broadcasted statewide!
  • Or check your numbers online.

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Pick 5 is a super exciting daily lotto game available exclusively in the Ohio state only. You can win cash prizes by matching your numbers with the drawn numbers.

On top of this page, you will see the latest winning numbers of the latest Pick 5 drawing.

The legal age to play Pick 5 is 18 years.

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Rules Governing Pick5

  • If the total prize liabilities for any combination of each type of wager bets exceed a limit determined by the commission players can’t enforce any further wagers as it would not be accepted for that drawing.
  • All tickets are subjected to validation under procedures to be established by the director before the payment of any winning cash prize.
  • The legal age for playing Pick 5 is 18 years or more.
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Claiming a Prize from the Pick5 Lottery

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  • Claim your prize before the deadline, i.e. within 180 days of the drawing for draw games and 180 days from the game end date for scratch games
  • For EZ PLAY games, the tickets must be cashed within 180 days of purchase
  • It is your responsibility that the information on the ticket is totally correct

Quick Facts

  • Game type: Daily Lotto
  • Game Format: 5/9
  • Game availability:Exclusively available in Ohio only.
  • Game draw days and time: Drawings take place daily at 12:29 p.m. and 7:29 p.m. EST.
  • Minimum jackpot amount: $100,000
  • Minimum cash prize: $1.
  • Minimum age to play: 18
  • Jackpot odds:1 in 100,000
  • Ticket cost: $1 per play.
  • Jackpot payment options: Lump-sum or annuity
  • Lottery operator: Ohio Lottery Commission

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