6/42 LOTTO RESULT Today, Thursday, May 26, 2022

6/42 Lotto Result May 26, 2022 – The Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) released today the verified and latest Philippine Lotto 6/42 winning combination at 9pm.

Find out the 6/42 lotto result today below right after each actual draw.

The following are the official and most recent 6/42 Lotto result for May 26, 2022:

Draw:PCSO Lotto 6/42
Date:May 26, 2022
Offical Results (in any order): 34-41-04-29-19-18
Jackpot Prize: PhP 34,985,545.40
Today’s Jackpot Winners: 0 Winner(s)

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See also the following LATEST official results today:

In case you match all the six 6/42 Lotto winning numbers above in any order, you win the million peso jackpot prize tonight!

With millions of pesos at stake, Lotto 6/42 has become one of the most popular parimutuel lotto game among Filipinos since it was introduced in 1995. From the starting amount of 5.9 Million, the 6/42 Lotto top prize grows even more with each draw where no one matches the winning combination drawn by PCSO. To win the jackpot, somebody would have to beat the mind-blowing odds of 1 in 5,245,786.

PCSO holds live Lotto 6/42 draws every Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday except when a prior official announcement is made. Cancellation of draws regularly happens during major holidays.

PCSO likewise holds fixed-prize games three times a day. See the EZ2 Result (2D Result), Swertres Result (3D Result), 4D Result, 6D Result and STL Result along with five jackpot-bearing games such as 6/58 Lotto Result, 6/55 Lotto Result, 6/49 Lotto Result, 6/45 Lotto Result and 6/42 Lotto Result.

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Latest 6/42 Lotto Prizes

Prizes in Lotto 6/42 are split equally to the winners of each prize rank. This is the reason why the minor prizes are sometimes lower than the advertized amount.

Below are the different prizes for each level of the Lotto 6/42 payout system:

  • Matching six (6) out of the six (6) winning numbers in any order gives you the jackpot for Lotto 6/42. The jackpot prize starts at PhP 5,940,000.
  • Getting five (5) out of the six (6) winning numbers wins you the prize worth PhP 24,000.
  • A third prize worth PhP 800 awaits those who will get four (4) out of the six (6) winning numbers drawn.
  • In case you matched three (3) numbers of the winning number combination, you take home a prize worth PhP 20.

Remember that all winnings above PhP 10,000 are subject to 20% tax.

Past PCSO 6/42 Lotto Results and Jackpot Prize

The following are the 6/42 winning number combination for the previous seven draws.

Lotto 6/42 DrawWinning NumbersJackpot
June 8 202101-07-32-42-22-38Php 5.9 Million
June 5, 202121-05-09-03-01-12Php 10 Million
June 3, 202124-40-01-32-06-14Php 7.3 Million
June 1, 202120-24-11-37-26-31Php 5.9 Million
May 29, 202127-41-24-13-26-23Php 5.9 Million
May 27, 202105-39-31-11-21-25 Php 16.7 Million
May 25, 202115-26-01-29-40-36Php 14 Million

We regularly update the list above after the article is posted to reflect the latest PCSO Lotto 6/42 winning combination.

This 6/42 Lotto Result History page also contains a comprehensive summary of past winning combinations released by PCSO.

How to Play 6/42 Lotto

Before proceeding further, please remember that only 18 years old and above are allowed to play.

Here’s the step-by-step instructions for playing this popular parimutuel game:

  1. Go to the nearest authorized PCSO lotto agent and grab a bet card with PCSO Lotto 6/42 logo.
  2. Pick a combination of six (6) numbers from one (1) to Forty-Two (42) in each column of the bet slip.
  3. If you can’t think of any number combination, choose the Lucky Pick (LP) to let the computer randomly select the numbers for you.
  4. Raise your chances of hitting the jackpot through the 6/42 Lotto System Play.
  5. If you want to join multiple draws, mark the number of succeeding draws in the Draw panel.
  6. Pay the corresponding ticket price to the cashier and get your generated lotto ticket.
  7. See the 6/42 Lotto Result after the 9:00 pm live draw to verify if you won a prize.

One Lotto 6/42 combination costs PhP 20, inclusive of 20% Documentary Stamp Tax (DST).

Make sure to sign the back of the your 6/42 Lotto ticket after placing your bet and to store the ticket in a safe and dry place.

Do not soak in water, iron, fold or write anything on your PCSO Lotto 6/42 ticket except the portion designated for your signature. Tickets must be machine-validated when claiming prizes.

Consolation or low tier prizes are also available for anyone who matched 5 out of 6 down to 3 out of 6 numbers.

Additional Health and Safety Reminders when Playing Lotto 6/42

During this time of pandemic, PCSO requires 6/42 Lotto bettors to observe the guidelines below when transacting in all lotto outlets in the country.

  1. Make sure to wear face mask at all times. Bettors without face mask will not be allowed to place 6/68 Lotto bets.
  2. Follow social distancing at all times while in the outlet.
  3. Use your own ball pen.
  4. Use the tray provided when handing out your play card and payment.
  5. Sanitize your hands before and after betting. Hand sanitizers or alcohols are available in the betting area.
  6. Use the trash bins provided to discard used play slips and/or old lotto tickets.

PCSO Lotto 6/42 System Bets – Ways to Increase your Odds of Winning

You can increase your chances of winning the jackpot through 6/42 Lotto System Bets. This advanced option allows you to pick more than the usual six (6) numbers and creates numerous combinations of your chosen numbers.

In case you want to play system plays, these are the options you can select from- System 5-Roll (System 5R), System 7, System 8, System 9, System 10, System 11 and System 12.

With System 7, a bettor chooses seven (7) numbers which produces a total of seven (7) combinations. In System 8, the player selects eight (8) numbers, creating a total of 28 combinations.

To sum it up, more and more number combinations are generated as the selected numbers increase. This same rule applies to the rest of the remaining system bets.

With regard to System 5R, you only need to pick five (5) numbers instead of the typical six-number combination. The remaining unmarked numbers in the bet slip (37 in all) will be paired with the 5 numbers you picked, thus producing 37 combinations in total.

Please note that the higher the number of combinations, the higher the total bet cost will be. The overall cost of the ticket is PhP 20 times the number of combinations produced.

Refer to the table below for more information on overall ticket cost for each PCSO Lotto 6/42 system play.

6/42 Lotto System Play
The PCSO Lotto 6/42 System Plays increases your chances of hitting the jackpot.

PCSO Major Draws Jackpot Prize Update

Here is a recap of the latest jackpot prize of the major lotto draws of PCSO as of today, May 26, 2022.

Lotto DrawLatest Winning NumbersJackpot Estimate
Ultra Lotto 6/5834-20-06-14-32-03Php 49.5 Million
Grand Lotto 6/5514-22-53-29-12-26Php 73.7 Million
Super Lotto 6/4908-43-21-48-34-02Php 21.3 Million
Mega Lotto 6/4541-19-15-36-34-37Php 54.6 Million
National Lotto 6/4213-19-12-05-08-25Php 5.9 Million

Note: We routinely update the table above after the article is published to indicate the most recent daily jackpot prizes.

In addition to Lotto 6/42, PCSO also conducts today the draws for 2D Lotto (EZ2), 3D Lotto (Swertres), STL, 6D Lotto, and Super Lotto 6/49.

Frequently Asked Questions – Everything you Need to Know about Philippine Lotto 6/42

What are the ways to win in 6/42 Lotto?

You win a prize by matching at least three (3) numbers of the winning PCSO Lotto 6/42 combination. The more matching numbers, the bigger the prizes you will win.

If you match three (3) out of six (6), you win PhP 20. Four (4) out of six (6) gives you a fixed amount equal to PhP 800 while five (5) out of six (6) gives you a prize worth PhP 24,000.

If you got all the six (6) winning numbers correctly, you win the jackpot prize of no less than PhP 5.9 Million.

You can increase your odds of hitting the jackpot by picking up to 12 numbers using a system play. This type of bet produces a bigger number of combinations which ranges from 7 to 924 combinations.

You can choose from seven available system plays. These are the System 5-Roll and System 7 up to System 12.

Ticket cost shall be based on the total number of created combinations.

What are the draws to be held by PCSO today, May 26, 2022?

These are the PCSO draws slated for today: 2D Lotto (EZ2), 3D Lotto (Swertres), STL, 6D Lotto, Lotto 6/42, and Super Lotto 6/49.

Please see the detailed daily schedule of PCSO lotto draws here.

Where can I get updated PCSO 6/42 Lotto Results today?

You can find the updated 6/42 Lotto result today here, or through our online accounts in Facebook, Twitter and Youtube. You can also watch the draws live at PTV Channel 4.

How many combinations are there in System 8 for 6/42 Lotto?

System 8 is the Philippine Lotto 6/42 system play that allows players to select a total of eight (8) numbers instead of the regular six (6) numbers. This play type produces 28 combinations in all and costs PhP 560 (Php 20 x 28 combinations).

To play System 8, just choose your preferred 8-number combination and then mark the number 8 in the SYS column of the 6/42 Lotto play card.

Can I have my PCSO Lotto 6/42 ticket replaced after it was printed?

Lotto 6/42 tickets, once printed, can no longer be changed. Hence, players are advised to examine their tickets before leaving the lotto outlet. Bettors are responsible for verifying the information printed on their tickets.

Does PCSO conduct draws during Christmas and New year?

PCSO generally suspends its lotto draws during regular holidays such as December 25 (Christmas), January 1 (New Year), Maundy Thursday, Good Friday, Black Saturday, and Easter Sunday. In other special holidays such as December 24 (Christmas Eve) and December 31 (New Year’s Eve), PCSO adjusts its draw schedule in such a manner that all draws are completed early in the afternoon.

How many combinations are there in System 5R for 6/42 Lotto?

System 5R (5-Roll) is the PCSO Lotto 6/42 system play which lets you select only five (5) numbers instead of the usual 6 number combination.

To complete the combination, the system automatically combines each of the remaining 37 “unmarked” numbers in the play slip to the five numbers you already selected.

This produces a total of 37 combinations and ensures that you will get at least one (1) winning number in your combinations.

System 5R costs Php 740 (Php 20 x 37).

To play System 5R, simply select your preferred 5-number combination and then mark 5R in the SYS panel of the 6/42 Lotto bet card.

How many Advance Draws can I play in Lotto 6/42?

You can play up to 5 draws in advance or a total of 6 draws including the current draw. To play in advance, just choose your intended number of advanced plays in the DRAW section of the bet card. Your PCSO Lotto 6/42 entry will then be played multiple times based on the number of draws you selected.

For example, if you selected 6 Draws, your chosen Lotto 6/42 combination will be valid for the six (6) consecutive 6/42 Lotto draws including the current draw.

Where do I claim PCSO Lotto 6/42 Prizes?

If you are one of the lucky winners of Lotto 6/42 today, we advise that you refer to the information below.

To claim Lotto 6/42 winnings below PhP 5,000, go to the authorized lotto outlet or nearest PCSO branch and present your winning ticket.

Prizes above PhP 5,000 but not exceeding PhP 20,000 can be claimed at the nearest PCSO branch office.

Lotto winnings above PhP 20,000 can only be claimed at the PCSO head office located at 605 Conservatory Bldg., Shaw Blvd. corner Priceton St., Mandaluyong City.

Proceed here for a step-by-step instructions on claiming your prize.

Latest News and Press Releases from PCSO

March 10, 2021– PCSO reminds the betting public to not to patronize persons and entities claiming to be part of PCSO and enticing them to purchase tickets online using their platform. To date, the agency has no online betting system yet whether through an app, text or calls.

January 6, 2021– PCSO resumes its 4D and 6D Lotto draws.

July 20, 2020– PCSO resumes its lotto operations on August 4, 2020 after suspending it for seveal months due to COVID-19 pandemic.

July 18, 2020– PCSO announces the return of the PhP 20 ticket price of its major lotto games. Prices were previously raised to PhP 24 after the TRAIN Act took effect.

See more news and other official announcements from the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office on our Lotto News page.

PCSO Medical/Financial Assistance Program

Those who are in need of financial assistance for their hospital confinement, chemotherapy, dialysis or medicine expenses can now apply for PCSO’s Individual Medical Assistance Program (IMAP).

Interested applicants can download the application form through this PCSO article.

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