The Thunderball draw is played 3 times a week alongside the 2 main National Lottery draws – UK Lotto and Euromillions. To play the Thunderball game players must choose 5 numbers between 1 and 39 and then 1 additional ball called the Thunderball which is between 1 and 14.
When is Thunderball draw in 2023?
Play in 2023 every Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday The Thunderball. A lot of days for only 1 Pound to play.
What are the prizes of Thunderball in 2023?
Prizes are given in the Thunderball draw for matching numbers as follows:
- Match 5 numbers + THUNDERBALL £500,000
- Match 5 Numbers £5,000
- Match 4 numbers + THUNDERBALL £250
- Match 4 numbers £100
- Match 3 numbers + THUNDERBALL £20
- Match 3 numbers £10
- Match 2 numbers + THUNDERBALL £10
- Match 1 numbers + THUNDERBALL £5
- Match the THUNDERBALL £3
The above prize bands make this the only UK lottery draw where a player wins a prize for matching just one number. This means that the overall chance of winning a prize in Thunderball is an amazing 1 in 12. Other odds for the Thunderball draw are:
|5 main numbers + Thunderball||1:8,060,598||£500,000|
|5 main numbers||1:620,046||£5,000|
|4 main numbers + Thunderball||1:47,416||£250|
|4 main numbers||1:3,648||£100|
|3 main numbers + Thunderball||1:1,437||£20|
|3 main numbers||1:111||£10|
|2 main numbers + Thunderball||1:135||£10|
|1 main number + Thunderball||1:35||£5|
The results of the Thunderball draw are announced along with the Lotto and Euromillions results at 9.30pm on a Wednesday and 11.30pm on a Saturday.