What is Cash Ball 225?
This lottery draw game is exclusive to Kentucky and has a top prize of $225,000!
Cash Ball 225 drawings are conducted every day, about 11:00pm ET / 10:00pm CT.
As of April 13, 2020 Cash Ball 225 will not be drawn using balls and machines. Instead, a dedicated computer system known as a random number generator will randomly generate winning numbers. Read more.
For an additional $1 per Cash Ball 225 play, EZmatch gives you a chance to win up to $500 instantly, in addition to your chance to win in the nightly drawing.
For a limited time only, you have the chance to win even more instantly with EZmatch! Learn More
Five EZmatch numbers and instant prize amounts will print below the Cash Ball 225 numbers on your ticket. Match the first four EZmatch numbers on your ticket with your first four Cash Ball 225 numbers and/or the EZmatch Cash Ball number (designated with a CB) to your Kentucky Cash Ball Number and instantly win the prize amount shown. Results determined at the time of purchase, not by drawing.
EZmatch is not available for purchase online.
If a playslip contains multiple plays and EZmatch is added to one or more of those plays, a separate ticket will print for each play on that playslip.
If purchasing a Multi-Draw ticket and adding EZmatch, the EZmatch play(s) will only apply to the next available drawing and will not apply to any subsequent drawings. The plays with EZmatch will each print on a separate ticket, and will indiciate the number of drawings wagered.
Play it Again
Really like your numbers? Play them again! Use your existing ticket to purchase a new ticket with your same favorite Cash Ball 225 numbers. No need to fill out or keep your play slip. Just hand the store clerk your ticket and ask to “Play it Again”! If a Cash Ball wager with EZmatch is replayed, the Cash Ball numbers on the new wager shall be the same Cash Ball numbers from the replayed wager, however, a new set of EZmatch numbers and associated prize amounts will be generated for the new ticket.
Claiming Your Prize At Retail
You won! Congratulations. Cash Ball 225 prizes may be claimed the next business day after the drawing. Learn how to claim a prize.
Prizes must be claimed within 180 days after drawing date. Instant prizes won on EZmatch must be claimed within 180 days of the drawing date printed on the ticket.
A play slip does not constitute evidence of a winning ticket or the numbers selected; players must present a valid ticket in order to claim a prize.
All matters and claims relating to Kentucky Cash Ball 225, including tickets, transactions, drawings, prizes and prize claims are governed by Kentucky law and the official rules of Kentucky Cash Ball 225.
Read Game Rules.