Rapido is a quick-fire lottery game played every five minutes and offering a jackpot of up to R750,000. Draws take place between 5am and 11:45pm every day and your prize is dependent on your original stake as well as the number of balls you match.
Tuesday 22nd May 2018
How to Play Rapido
You can play Rapido at selected retailers in four provinces; Gauteng, Kaw-Zulu Natal, North West and Mpumalanga. It is not available online.
- Simply pick eight numbers from 21 in Section A and one number from four in Section B.
- Choose your stake: R3, R5, R10, R15, R20, R25.
- Select the number of draws you wish to play in, up to ten.
- Sales close for the next draw 30 seconds before it begins.
- The in-store display shows each draw, or you can check your numbers online later.
How to Win Rapido
You win the Rapido jackpot by matching all eight numbers in Section A and the Section B number. There are prizes available for matching anything from four Section A numbers and the Section B number upwards, as well as awards for matching one from each Section or even nothing at all.
Here are the prize values for each of the different Rapido stakes:
|Match||R3 Prize||R5 Prize||R10 Prize||R15 Prize||R20 Prize||R25 Prize|
Claiming Rapido Prizes
You have 365 days following the winning draw to collect your prize. All retailers pay prizes worth up to R50, with some able to pay out up to R2,000 in cash.
You must claim prizes between R2,001 and R50,000 at Prize Payment Centres and you need to visit a National Lottery office for anything larger.