Russia Gosloto 7/49
Stake your claim to one of the many prizes in the Gosloto 7/49!
Where to Buy Lottery Tickets
The Russia Gosloto 7/49 is part of the Gosloto lotteries. These lotteries are operated by a private company called Orglot Ltd and supported by the government of Russia. The equipment used in the lottery draws is provided by a Greek lottery equipment supplier called Intralot.
History of the Gosloto 7/49
The Gosloto series was created in 2003 based on lottery laws that were approved by Vladimir Putin. The first Gosloto drawing was held on September 10th, 2005 and the funds go to the development of Russian sports programs. The funds generated from this lottery are mainly used for construction, development and programming for sports facilities in Russia.
On the Gosloto website, you can find information about the sports establishments that Gosloto helps to create. This lottery provides 15% of its profits to sports programs across Russia. Between 2006 and 2009, this lottery sponsored 225 different sports facilities including hockey, swimming pools, sports schools and skating rinks in the country.
Rules of the Russia Gosloto 7/49
Players can watch the Gosloto 7/49 draw online in real time. The lottery draw is held on Sundays at 22:00 local time which is 18:00 GMT. The odds of matching 3 of the 7 numbers are 1:22, and players will win the 5th place prize for doing so. Players will need to choose 7 numbers between 1 and 49, and they can choose from 6-block, 4-block and 2-block forms.
In addition, players can use the Quick Pick system which automatically selects 7 random numbers. Alternatively, players can manually choose their own numbers. The odds of winning the jackpot in this lottery are 1 in 85,900,584.
When the draw takes place, 7 different numbers will be selected. To win the jackpot prize, players need to correctly match all 7 numbers that were drawn. There are a total of 5 different prize categories and players can win a prize for correctly choosing between 3 and 7 numbers.
The results of this lottery are available online and all players will need to claim their prizes within 180 days from the date of the draw. All of the prizes won in the Russia Gosloto 7/49 will be taxed at 13% and players will receive their payout in one lump sum. Tickets for the Russia Gosloto 7/49 can be purchased at an approved retailer or players can purchase tickets for this Russian lottery at an online retailer.