Lucky ticket sold in July 29 drawing
Check your Powerball tickets from Wednesday’s drawing, Maryland! Even though no one hit the $126 million jackpot, the Maryland Lottery had a $100,000-winning ticket with Power Play sold in our state along with 7,870 winning tickets ranging from $4 to $100.
The Maryland Lottery is looking for the player who bought the lucky ticket at Ingleside Food Mart located at 1022 Ingleside Avenue in Catonsville. The winning numbers were 7, 29, 35, 40 and 45; the Powerball was 26 and the Power Play multiplier was 2. The lucky $100,000 winner matched four of the first five numbers and also had the Powerball number, delivering a base prize of $50,000. The winner also had the Power Play option on the ticket, doubling the prize to $100,000.
Winners typically get 182 days from the date of the drawing to claim prizes. However, the Lottery has temporarily extended claiming deadlines due to Maryland’s COVID-19 state of emergency.
The Powerball jackpot has rolled to $137 million for the Saturday, Aug. 1 drawing with a cash option of $112.7 million. This year, the state has now had 21 third-tier $50,000 winners. The last jackpot was hit July 25 in Nebraska.
Watch televised Powerball drawings at 11:22 p.m. on Wednesdays and Saturdays on WBAL-TV. Winning numbers are available at mdlottery.com and on your smartphone by downloading the free MD Lottery app. Powerball is offered in 45 states, Washington, D.C., Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands. Tickets cost $2 each, and adding the Power Play option is an additional $1. Odds of winning the jackpot are approximately 292 million to 1. Overall odds of winning any prize are about 25 to 1.