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Lotto

  1. Games Introduction
  2. Game Rules
  3. Result and Payout
1. Games Introduction

M88 Lotto is a lottery game where 7 numbered balls are drawn from a set of 49 numbers ranging from value 1 to 49. Results are drawn in sequence from Ball 1 to Ball 6 with the subsequent 7th ball more commonly called the Special Number.

M88 Lotto game is updated base on the official result
M88 offer its members a wide range of betting variety, each with its own characteristics and attractive payout.

2. Game Rules

Rule 49
This is a special rule that applies to a certain betting type. Should ball no.49 be drawn as the result for the particular ball wagered upon.

Betting types that apply to this rule and the outcome of such bets can be explained by the table below:

Bet Type Outcome
Big Refund Wager
Odd Refund Wager
Sum Big Refund Wager
Sum Odd Refund Wager
Any Ball (Ball 1 - 6) Refund Wager
Color & Big/Small Payout based on Color Odds
Color & Odd/Even Payout based on Color Odds
Color & Big/Small & Odd/Even Payout based on Color Odds

2.1 Ball No

Players are able to bet on the Special Ball and the Normal Ball (Ball no. 1 to Ball no. 6) individually. The following are rules that apply to this betting category.

Index 2.1.1 to 2.1.2 is based on the following result:
Drawn Result: 01, 04, 35, 18, 07, 42 + 28

Results breakdown:
Ball 1              - 01
Ball 2              - 04
Ball 3              - 35
Ball 4              - 18
Ball 5              - 07
Ball 6              - 42
Special Ball    - 28

2.1.1. Ball Bet

2.1.1.1 Individual betting on Ball 1 – 6 & Special Ball
Players bet on the outcome of a number in individual position from Ball 1 – 6 & Special Ball. Multiple number selections are allowed for each ball position.

Example: Player bets on Ball 4, number 18. Player wins as the wager matches the result.

2.1.1.2 Any Ball 1 – 6
Players select a number or multiple numbers. Player wins if his selection matches any of the number from ball 1 to ball 6.

Example: Player bet on number 18. Number 18 is drawn as the result for ball 4, therefore the player wins.

2.1.2 Special Bet

2.1.2.1 Group Betting
Results are based on the value of the number for each ball position.

2.1.2.1.A Big or Small
If the number is equal or greater than 25, the result is BIG
If the number less or equal to 24, the result is SMALL
Note: Rule 49 applies.

Example: Player bets on Ball 2, BIG. Player loses as the result on ball 2 is 04 which is less than 24 therefore it is SMALL.

2.1.2.1.B Odd or Even
Results are determined by whether the number is an odd or even number.

Example: Player bets on Ball 5, ODD. Player will receive payout since the result for Ball 5 is 7 which is an odd number.

2.1.2.1.C Sum Big/Sum Small
Sum Big = Sum of 1st and 2nd digit of each ball is equal or greater than 7
Sum Small = Sum of 1st and 2nd digit of each ball is less or equal to 6
Note: Rule 49 applies.

Example: Player bets on Ball 3, Sum Big, result for ball 3 is 35. The total sum of the digits 3 plus 5 equals to 8 which is greater than 7. Therefore, SUM BIG is the result and the player wins.

2.1.2.1.D Sum Odd/Sum Even
Sum Odd = If the sum of the 1st and 2nd digit of each ball adds up to an odd number.
Sum Even = If the sum of the 1st and 2nd digit of each ball comes to an even number.
Example: Player bets on Ball 3, Sum Odd, result for ball 3 is 35. The total sum of the digits 3 plus 5 equals to 8 which is an even number, therefore Sum Even wins and player lost.

2.1.2.2 Range Betting

2.1.2.2.A Range
Player predicts for a particular ball in any position and if the resulted number falls in which range.

Here are the available ranges;

Range 01 – 10 11 – 20 21 – 30 31 – 40 41 - 49

Example: Player bet on range 41 – 49 for ball 6. Result for ball 6 is 42.     
Number 42 is within the selected range therefore member wins.

2.1.2.2.B 1st Digit
Player bets on the first digit of any particular numbered balls. The first digit can either be 0, 1, 2, 3 or 4 with the following being the possibilities.

0 01 02 03 04 05 06 07 08 09  
1 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19
2 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29
3 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39
4 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49

Example: Player bet on Special Ball, 1st digit is 2. The result of the Special Ball is 28. The first digit of the drawn result matches the selection and therefore the player wins.

2.2 Color Ball Game

All 49 numbers in this game are preset with their respective colors, ranging from green, red and blue. Instead of choosing the correct numbers appearing for any particular ball, players can opt to bet what color the ball will be. Under this category includes various parlays between the color selections with Big/Small and Odd/Even.

The table below depicts the numbers and its coloring:

01 11 21 31 41
02 12 22 32 42
03 13 23 33 43
04 14 24 34 44
05 15 25 35 45
06 16 26 36 46
07 17 27 37 47
08 18 28 38 48
09 19 29 39 49
10 20 30 40  

Index 2.2.1 to 2.2.4 is based on the following result:
Drawn Result: 01, 04, 35, 18, 07, 42 + 28

Results breakdown:
Ball 1              - 01
Ball 2              - 04
Ball 3              - 35
Ball 4              - 18
Ball 5              - 07
Ball 6              - 42
Special Ball    - 28

2.2.1 Color Bet (Red, Green or Blue)
Player bets on whether the ball in a selected position is red, green or blue in color.

Example: Player bet on Special Ball, Green. Special ball result is 28 green, so player wins.

2.2.2 Parlay, Color Bet (Red, Green or Blue) & Big/Small
This is a combination bet. Player needs to predict a particular ball position’s color and whether it is big or small.
*Big/Small results are according to rules stated on index 2.1.2.1.A)
For this bet, both selections have to be correct.
Note: Rule 49 applies.

Example: Player bet on Ball 6 to be blue and small. Result for ball 6 is 42 and it is blue/big. Player loses because one aspect of his prediction is incorrect.

Example involving Rule 49: Player bet on Ball 1 to be Green and Big. If the result for Ball 1 is no. 49 (Green, Big) player will only receive payout for color bet only.

2.2.3 Parlay, Color Bet (Red, Green, Blue) & Odd/Even
A combination bet involving a particular ball’s color and whether it’s an odd or even number.
*Odd/Even results are according to rules stated on index 2.1.2.1.B
For this bet, both selections have to be correct.
Note: Rule 49 applies.

Example: Player bet on Ball 6 to be blue and even. Result for ball 6 is 42 and it is blue/even. Player wins as his bet matches both aspects of the result.

Example involving Rule 49: Player bet on Ball 1 to be Green and Odd. If the result for Ball 1 is no. 49 (Green, Odd) player will only receive payout for color bet only.

2.2.4 Parlay, Color Bet & Big/Small & Odd/Even
This is a three-way parlay combination between Color Bet, Big/Small and Odd/Even. For this bet, all three selections have to be correct.
*Big/Small and Odd/Even results are according to rules stated on index 2.1.2.1.A & 2.1.2.1.B respectively)
Note: Rule 49 applies.

Example: Player bet on Ball 6 to be Blue, Big and Odd. Result for ball 6 is 42 and it is blue/big/even. Player loses because one aspect of his prediction is incorrect.

Example involving Rule 49: Player bet on Ball 1 to be Green, Big and Odd. If the result for Ball 1 is no. 49(Green, Big, and Odd) player will only receive payout for color bet only.

2.3 Chinese Zodiac Game

Under this zodiac game category, player is able to bet on the Special Ball, the Normal Ball (Ball no.1 to Ball no.6) and Any Ball. Each zodiac sign represents a set of numbers (4 numbers, except zodiac of the current year has 5 numbers).

Index 2.3.1 to 2.3.2 is based on the following result:
Drawn Result: 01, 04, 35, 18, 07, 42 + 28

Results breakdown:
Ball 1              - Rabbit
Ball 2              - Rat
Ball 3              - Snake
Ball 4              - Dog
Ball 5              - Rooster
Ball 6              - Dog
Special Ball    - Rat

2.3.1 Special Ball & Normal Ball
Player chooses a zodiac sign thus betting on the possible outcome of a particular ball position with the set of numbers represented by this zodiac sign. Player wins if the resulting number for that particular chosen ball position matches any of the numbers represented by the selected zodiac sign.
Note: Rule 49 does not apply

Example: Rooster (07, 19, 31 & 43)
Player bet on Ball 5, Rooster. Player wins, since number 07 belongs to the Rooster zodiac.

2.3.2 Any Ball (Normal Ball 1 to 6)
Similar to index 2.3.1, player chooses a zodiac sign. In this situation, member wins if the represented numbers under this zodiac sign emerges as the result from any ball position from ball 1 to ball 6 not including the special ball. If one or more number matches the result, payout will multiply with the number of balls matched.
Note: Rules 49 does not apply

Example: Player bet $100 on Rooster (07, 19, 31 & 43) at odds 1.92
1 of the number, 07 matches the result
Net win, ($100 x 1.92) – stakes ($100) = $92

Example: Player bet $100 on Dog (06, 18, 30 & 42) at odds 1.92
2 of the number, 18 & 42 matches the result
Net win, [($100 x 1.92) – stakes ($100)] x 2 = $184

2.4 Sum of Result Game

Under this game category, player bet based on the sum/total of the 7 numbers drawn for the result.

Index 2.4.1 to 2.4.2 is based on the following result

Example: Drawn Result: 01, 04, 35, 18, 07, 42 + 28
                Sum = 01 + 04 + 35 + 18 + 07 + 42 + 28 = 135

2.4.1 Sum of Result Up & Down

Result is based on the sum of the 7 drawn numbers to determine whether it is UP or DOWN.

Up if the sum is equal or greater than 175
Down if the sum is equal or lessthan 174

Example: Player bet on DOWN. Result is 135 which is less than 174, therefore player wins.

2.4.2 Sum of Result Odd or Even
Result is based on the sum of the 7 drawn numbers to determine whether it is ODD or EVEN.
Even if the sum is an even number
Odd if the sum is an odd number

Example: Player bet on ODD. Result is 135 which is an odd number, therefore player wins.

2.5 Combo Betting Game

Under this category, player is able to bet by selecting few balls number as a group. Player able to select up to 7 numbers depends on the bet type.

Index 2.5.1 to 2.5.5 is based on the following result
Example: Drawn Result: 01, 04, 35, 18, 07, 42 + 28

2.5.1 Pick 3 (All N) Hit3 x650
Player to select three numbers, if all three number were among the results regardless the ball sequence or position (not including special ball)

Example: Player bet 01, 35 & 18. All three numbers matches the result and therefore, player wins. 

To increase chances of winning, player is able to select more than 3 numbers.  The more numbers being selected, the more combination player will have.

Net Win = [Odds X Number of combination Hit against drawn result X Stake per combination] –[ Total Stakes]

Example: Player bet on 01,04,18,35.  When selected 4 numbers, players has 4 combinations.  Stake for each combination is $10.00 (total stake = $ 40.00). All four numbers matches the result and therefore, player win as follow:

650 * 4 ([01,04,18 ];[01,04,35] ;[04,18,35] &[01,18,35]) * $10.00 – $40.00 = $25,960.00

2.5.2 Pick 3 (2N;3N) Hit2x20 Hit3x100
Player t select three numbers, player wins if 2 or more (3) numbers selected are among the results regardless of ball sequence /position (not including Special Ball). 

2.5.2.1 Player wins if 2 out of 3 numbers (2N) matches the result (not including Special Ball). 
                   
Example: Player bets on 01, 35 & 48. Two selected numbers (01 & 35) matches the result and therefore, player wins.

2.5.2.2 Player wins if all 3 numbers (3N) matches the result (not including Special Ball). 
Example: Player bets on 1, 35 & 42. All three numbers matches the result. Player wins

To increase chances of winning, player is able to select more than 3 numbers.  The more numbers being selected, the more combination player will have.

Net Win
={(Odd│20) x (No.of combination hit against drawn result ) x Stake per combination }
+ {(Odd│100) x (No.of combination hit against drawn result ) x Stake per combination }
- Total Stake

Example: Player bet on 01,02,18,35 .  When selected 4 numbers, players has 4 combinations.  Stake for each combination is $10.00 (total stake  = $ 40.00). All four numbers matches the result and therefore, player win as follow:

(20 x 3 ([01,02,18 ];[01,02,35] ;[02,18,35] x $10.00)  +  (100 x 1 ([01,18,35] x $10.00) - $40.00
$ 600.00  + $ 1,000.00  - $ 40.00 =  $1,560.00

2.5.3 Pick 2 (All N) Hit2 x63
Player to select two numbers, player wins if  2 out of 2 numbers  were among the results regardless the ball sequence/ position (not including special ball)

Example: Player bets on 01 & 07. Both selected numbers (01 & 07) matches the result. Player wins.

To increase chances of winning, player is able to select more than 2 numbers.  The more numbers being selected, the more combination player will have.

Example : Players bets on 01,04,05,28 ( 6 combinations ) with  $10.00 stake for each combination. Total Stake is $60.00.  3 Numbers matched the result, player win as follow:

63 x 1 (01,04│01,05|01,28|04,05|04,28|05,28) x $10.00 -$60.00
$630.00 - $60.00 = $ 570.00

2.5.4 Pick 2 (SP &/or N) Hit SP x 31 Hit N x 51
Player to select two numbers, player wins if  2 out of 2 numbers  were among the results regardless the ball sequence/ position (not including special ball)

2.5.4.1 Including Special Ball - SP
Player wins if one number matches the result within ball 1 to 6 and the other number matches the number drawn for the special ball.

Example: Player bets on 07 and 28. From the result, 07 falls on ball 5 while 28 is the result for the special ball, therefore player wins.

2.5.4.2 Not Including Special Ball – N
Player wins if both selected numbers matches only from ball 1 to 6 (not including Special Ball).

Example: Player bets on 07 and 18. From the result, both 07 & 18 falls within the results from ball 1 to 6, therefore player wins.

To increase chances of winning, player is able to select more than 2 numbers.  The more numbers being selected, the more combination player will have.

Example: Player bet on 01,35, 28 .  When selected 3 numbers, players has 3 combinations.  Stake for each combination is $10.00 (total stake = $ 30.00). All three numbers matches the result and therefore, player win as follow:

(51 x  1 [01,35] x $10.00 ) + (31 x 2[ 01,28 ], [35,28]  x $ 10.00) - $ 30.00
$510.00  + $620.00 - $30.00 = $1,100.00

2.5.5 Pick 2 (N+SP) Hit 2 x 155
Members must select exactly two numbers only. Out of the two selected numbers, one must match the result among ball 1 to 6 while the other must match the special number.

Example: Player bets on 04 and 28. Number 04 matches the result for ball 2 while number 28 matches the result of the special ball, therefore player wins.

To increase chances of winning, player is able to select more than 2 numbers.  The more numbers being selected, the more combination player will have.

Example : Players bets on 01,04,05,28 ( 6 combinations ) with  $10.00 stake for each combination. Total Stake is $60.00.  3 Numbers matched the result, player win as follow:

155 x 2 (01,28|04,28)x  $10.00 -$60.00 = $3,040.00

NOTE: ALL ODDS SEEN ON THIS DOCUMENT ARE SUPERFICIAL USED AS AN EXAMPLE ONLY AND ARE NOT TO BE TAKEN AS THE ACTUAL ODDS DURING REAL GAME PLAY.

3. Result and Payout

M88 Lotto draw results is held three (3) times a week on (Tuesday, Thursday, Non-Racing Saturday or Sunday).