Nashville, Tenn. (08/19/2021) – Three lucky Powerball players in Middle and West Tennessee matched four out of five white balls and the red Powerball to win as the current jackpot increased to an estimated $290 million.
The three winning tickets were purchased in Columbia, Memphis and Nashville. Two of the players also chose the Power Play feature for an extra $1, and because the Power Play number drawn was 2, their prizes of $50,000 were doubled to $100,000.
A winning ticket of $100,000 was purchased at Daisy Mart, 2585 Nashville Highway in Columbia.
A player bought a winning ticket of $100,000 at the Summer Avenue Citgo, 3975 Summer Ave in Memphis.
A winning ticket of $50,000 was sold at Virginia’s Market, 703 18th Ave S in Nashville.
No additional information is available until the prizes are claimed.
The next drawing is Saturday, August 21, and the current estimated jackpot is $290 million.
About the Tennessee Education Lottery Corporation
The Tennessee Education Lottery Corporation operates entirely from the revenue it generates through the sale of its products. Since January 20, 2004, the Lottery has raised more than $6 billion to fund designated education programs, including college grants, scholarships, Drive to 55 initiatives and after-school programs. In addition to the educational beneficiaries, players have won more than $16.5 billion in prizes and Lottery retailers have earned more than $1.5 billion in commissions.
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