Olé! Spain’s most popular lotto, El Gordo de la Primitiva, is an all-out bonanza of its own. Its name even translates as “the big one”.
Starting off at an enormous €5 million, this jackpot beast has uncapped rollovers!
Place your bets on El Gordo de la Primitiva and you’ll be in with a chance to win with one of our most extravagant pay-outs.
To bet on El Gordo de la Primitiva:
- Pick five Main Numbers from 1 - 54
- Pick one ‘Prima Number’ from 0 - 9
Match all six numbers together to bag yourself the same amount as the official El Gordo de la Primitiva jackpot winner.
And with a further seven prize divisions, you can even win a pay-out by matching just the Prima Number (and no other numbers)!
The History of El Gordo de la Primitiva
- 1993: El Gordo de la Primitiva launched as a monthly draw. 🚀
- 1997: Massive popularity saw El Gordo de la Primitiva evolve into a weekly Sunday draw… and we know what more regular draws mean. That's right - rollovers! 💰
- 2005: A minimum jackpot of €5 million was introduced, as well as eight other tasty prize categories.
- 2007: El Gordo de la Primitiva creates its first record-breaking jackpot of a mind-blowing €26,214,521.
- 2008: Smashing its own record, El Gordo de la Primitiva hit a whopping €27,152,932 jackpot!
- 2011: Rolling over all the way up to €33,024,545, El Gordo de la Primitiva set another record jackpot. So, when will this be broken? 🎆
The Draw You're Betting On
Every Sunday in Madrid, El Gordo de la Primitiva is carefully drawn under the savvy supervision of Loterías y Apuestas del Estado
, the State operator of all Spanish national lotteries.
There are 2 turntable drum machines – the first randomly selects five Main Number balls from 1 – 54, before the second randomly selects the ‘Prima Number’, from balls 0 – 9. Together they make up that lucky winning combination!
Odds & Prizes
Head on over to our Odds & Prizes page to see what our bangin’ pay-outs are based on and check out all the odds! 📜
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