The Irish Lotto drought

How likely is it there would be no winners in the Irish lottery?

The BBC reports on the lack of recent winners in the Irish Lotto game. Bernard Durkan, a Dáil Éireann member, called for an investigation:

A spokesperson for the Irish National Lottery said the 23-week rollover was “unprecedented”.

The Irish lottery bi-weekly top prize has rolled over since June and has been capped since September at €19m (£15.9m).

Release those big money balls, again