Big prizes won in July 18 Powerball, Bonus Match 5 drawings
A lucky Powerball player added the Power Play multiplier feature to a ticket, tripling the third-tier prize to $150,000. Check your tickets closely if you bought one at Giant #344 located at 6020 Marshalee Drive in Elkridge. The winning numbers to match from the July 18 drawing are 14, 34, 36, 50 and 58; the Powerball was 5 and the Power Play multiplier was x3.
No one hit the jackpot, which rolled to an estimated $101 million for the Wednesday, July 20 drawing. The estimated cash option is $58.7 million.
Meanwhile, a lucky Bonus Match 5 ticket generated a $50,000 top-prize win. That ticket, sold by Oceans Market at 14107 Coastal Highway in Ocean City, carries the winning numbers of 3, 13, 27, 31 and 36; the Bonus Ball was 35. This was the 27th top-prize-winning Bonus Match 5 ticket sold this year and leads to a $500 bonus for the Worcester County retailer.
Lottery officials encourage the winners to sign the backs of their tickets immediately and put them in a safe location. Winners get 182 days from the date of the drawing to claim prizes.
Instructions on claiming prizes in person or by mail are available HERE. Players must redeem prizes larger than $25,000 by mail or at Lottery headquarters in the Montgomery Park Business Center, 1800 Washington Blvd., Suite 330 in Baltimore. The Lottery’s Claims Center in Baltimore is open by appointment only (no walk-ins). Click HERE to schedule an appointment. Winners can also drop off a winning ticket along with a completed claim form and copies of their photo ID and proof of Social Security/Tax ID number in the Lottery drop box in the Montgomery Park Business Center lobby.