The Caribbean Super Lotto’s Participating Countries
There are a number of exotic Caribbean and Latin American locations that are currently involved in all aspects of the Caribbean Super Lotto game. These countries and islands include Jamaica, Barbados, Bermuda, Anguilla, Antigua, St Maarten, St Kitts & Nevis, the US Virgin Islands and Paraguay.
Brief History of the Caribbean Super Lotto
The Caribbean’s first super lotto game was introduced on the 25th of August in 2009 by the Supreme Ventures Limited Company. Initially Antigua, Anguilla, Jamaica, Bermuda, Barbados, St Maarten and St Kitts & Nevis were the main countries to participate but in 2010 the US Virgin Islands joined in and Paraguay joined in 2014. The Dominican Republic was a participating country but they withdrew from the super lotto game in 2015.
About the Caribbean Super Lotto Game
The Caribbean Super Lotto is a Powerball type lotto game and offers a multi-jurisdictional jackpot prize. It is the first of this type of lottery to be available to play in both the Caribbean Islands and Latin America. There are many similarities between the Caribbean Super Lotto game and that of the Mega millions or Euro millions lotto games, namely being the fact that the super lotto game is funded by a number of different countries and islands that pool together the lotto ticket sales to create one main jackpot prize. The Caribbean Super Lotto ticket sales are pooled together from a variety of Caribbean and Latin American countries and islands.
How to Play the Caribbean Super Lotto
Lotto fans can play this exotic lotto game by selecting five random numbers out of a batch of thirty five numbers. These are numbered from one to thirty five. An additional bonus number can be selected from a different batch of numbers. The batch of bonus numbers are numbered from one to ten. For the players who wish to have their numbers selected for them, they can use the quick pick feature where a random number generator will select the numbers. The participating Caribbean Super Lotto players are able to see if they have selected any numbers that match the live drawn winning numbers after the live draws have taken place every Tuesday and Friday evening. The winning numbers are drawn using a fair and secure random number generator. These numbers are displayed online almost immediately after the live draw has taken place.
The Caribbean Super Lotto Jackpot Prize
The initial Caribbean Super Lotto main jackpot prize starts at about 5.346 million dollars. All the winning prizes are converted to the specific country’s local currency depending on which of the countries or islands the winner is located. The main jackpot prize is usually paid out within one week of the live draw taking place and any of the winning secondary prizes may take a little longer, even up to two weeks. The lucky winners of the main jackpot prize have a choice to either receive the jackpot amount in one lump sum upfront or they can opt to have the jackpot prize paid to them in guaranteed annual instalments which will be paid to them for about twenty nine years.