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How to Play:

PLAY 3 is a daily numbers game. You pick any three-digit number and choose a bet type.

PLAY 3: Play your lucky three-digit number

  1. Mark your drawing time: NIGHT(remember to use blue or black ink or a pencil).
  2. Mark the number of drawings you want to enter, up to seven. To enter today's drawing only, leave this section blank.
  3. To enter future drawings, mark one or more days, up to a week in advance.
  4. You can play up to five games on each play slip. For each game you want to play, it's as easy as ...
  5. Mark three numbers, one in each column, from 0 to 9. (If you play Front Pair, mark the first two columns only. If you play Back Pair, mark the last two columns only.)
  6. If you make a mistake, check the VOID box and use the next game panel; don't erase.
  7. If you want the computer to pick numbers for you, mark the Quick Pick box.
  8. Mark the amount you want to bet: 50¢ or $1.
  9. Mark the bet type you want:

    Straight: Play any 3-digit number. Must match winning numbers exactly.

    Box: Play any 3-digit number. Must match winning numbers in any order.

    Front Pair: Play any 2 digits. First two digits must match winning numbers exactly.

    Back Pair: Play any 2 digits. Last two digits must match winning numbers exactly.

    Straight/Box: Combines a 50¢ Straight bet and a 50¢ Box bet for a number on the same ticket. The combined wager is $1.

    Combination: The same as 3 or 6 Straight bets at 3 or 6 times the wager amount.

  10. To enter your PLAY 3 bets, give your completed play slip to the Retailer.
  11. The computer processes your play slip and issues your tickets. Your Retailer will tell you the total amount. Hold on to your tickets; you'll need them if you win!
  12. Remember to always check your ticket before leaving the Retailer location.

Prize Payout:

Prize Structure

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