Hong Kong Mark 6
Draws for Hong Kong Mark 6 take place every Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday nights. As a result, the lottery is one of only a few world lotteries to be drawn three times a week. Because of this, there is potential for some huge jackpot rollovers especially because jackpots are uncapped. Also, throughout the year for special events like Chinese New Year, a special ‘Snowball’ draw takes place offering even bigger prizes. With attractive prizes and great odds, Mark 6 is Hong Kong’s favourite lottery. There’s often 24 million entries to Mark 6’s big draws even though there’s only 7 million people living in Hong Kong. Mark 6 has a proud history of multi-million dollar jackpot wins. This includes its record jackpot payout of HK$133.5 (approx. $23 million) in 2011 and HK$86 million (approx. $15 million) in 2012.
How to Play
For Mark 6, six main numbers are drawn from a machine containing 49 balls numbered from 1 to 49. A bonus number is also drawn which acts as a supplementary number. This helps players win prizes in division two through to seven. In order to win the jackpot, a player must match all of the six main numbers regardless of the bonus numbers.
Prizes are paid tax-free.
Odds of Winning
Odds of winning a prize are 1 in 57, and the odds of winning the jackpot are 1 in 13,983,816.
You can buy games in Hong Kong Mark 6 at www.lottoland.com.au