Lotto results for Saturday, May 23: £4m draw winning numbers

These are the winning numbers from tonight’s Lotto draw.

The jackpot for the draw on Saturday 23 May was estimated at £ 4 million.

Winning National Lottery Lotto numbers are drawn at 20:00 while the National Thunderball lottery numbers are drawn shortly afterwards.

These are the results of the Lotto draw.

The winning numbers were: 59, 42, 45, 37, 38, 15

The bonus ball was: 54

The estimated jackpot for tonight’s Lotto draw was £ 4 million.

The Thunderball numbers were: 5, 9, 26, 28, 29 and the Thunderball was 12.

The estimated jackpot for tonight’s Thunderball draw was £ 500,000.

The biggest Lotto winner ever was created in April 2016 when an anonymous player made £ 35 million. In January 2016, two cardholders walked away £ 33 million each.

Previously, a main lottery game of £ 42,008,610 was drawn in January 1996, split between three anonymous winners, each receiving £ 14,002,870. A single ticket won £ 26.4 million at the New Year’s Eve lottery in 2016.

The UK National Lottery was first drawn on November 19, 1994. Half of all money spent by players goes to the prize fund with 28% to charities, 12% to government as a duty, 5% to retailers and 5% who operated the lottery throughout its history.