2011 - What A Lotto Action!

Can you believe we are at the end of 2011 already? Let’s take a look at the top lottery news items for 2011 here on PlayHugeLottos.com. While we are at it, how about a look at the top lottery jackpots for the year as well?

Top 5 Lottery News Items 2011

The exciting world of international lotteries is never a dull one, and 2011 had more than its own share of interesting news items. Here are the Top 5 read News Items on PlayHugeLottos.com for 2011:

- 29th March 2011: This year was probaly most notable for the arrival of the new Euromillions format. So it is no surprise that news about the new Tuesday Euromillions draw proved to be so popular!

- 25th May 2011: It is always fun to take a look at the biggest lottery jackpots ever won across the world. From the list it is clear that 2 of our American lotteries: Powerball and Megamillions, are way out in front in terms of giant jackpots!

Top Lotto Stories

- 22nd June 2011: With the 9th rollover Friday Euromillions draw sitting at €119,000,000.00 we discussed the nature of luck and posted an amazing video. Is luck being in the right place at the right time or is it about trying until you succeed?

- 13th July 2011: News of the biggest Euromillions Jackpot win in Europe is definitely news worthy! Proving there are at least 185 million reasons to try your luck on this amazing lottery!

- 20th October 2011: Warren Buffet is one of the richest men in the world and well known for being the best investor alive today. We asked you guys what you thought he would do with a Euromillions Jackpot win!


Top 5 Lottery Jackpots 2011

It is no surprise that the Top 5 lottery jackpots for 2011 were on the Euromillions lottery, the USA Powerball and the USA Megamillions:

  • 04 Jan 2011 (Tuesday Draw) 15 Rollovers - USD 330,000,000.00 - Megamillions
  • 25 Mar 2011 (Friday Draw) 14 Rollovers - USD 312,000,000.00 - Megamillions
  • 02 Nov 2011 (Wednesday Draw) 13 Rollovers - USD 245000000.00 - US Powerball
  • 12 Jul 2011 (Tuesday Draw) 14 Rollovers - EUR 185,000,000.00 - Euromillions
  • 10 Aug 2011 (Wednesday Draw) 11 Rollovers - USD 220000000.00 - US Powerball

End 2011 With A Bang

Wow, well nobody can complain about a boring 2011! But the excitement isn’t over yet. Caixa, the organisers of the Mega-Sena lottery in Brazil, will be holding a special draw for New Year’s Eve.

Be sure to leave 2011 on a high note, check out the details for the special Mega-Sena da Virada draw! And best of luck to all our lottery players for 2012!

This post was written by
Anna Khlebnikova - who has written 277 articles

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