Fraser Valley (Sun) – This will be a switch. The Lotto 649 will be much larger than Lotto Max this week.
Sitting at $64 million, it bests the prior 6/49 record of $63.4 million set on April 13, 2013, split by four winning tickets. The $64-million 6/49 prize has been building since Sept. 9.
The largest Lotto Max jackpot was the September 25 draw for $60 million. That was split between 12 Markham, Ont. Winners.
74 per cent of Lotto 6/49 tickets are sold via Quick Pick.
Odds of winning a Lotto 6/49 jackpot are 1:13,983,816.
To win the jackpot, players must match 6/6 numbers.