Lotto results: First division split between Hamilton and Rotorua

Lotto players in Hamilton and Rotorua have split this weekend's first division prize.

They'll take home $500,000 each, with the Powerball not struck.

The winning tickets were sold at Pak'nSave Clarence St in Hamilton and Countdown Fairy Springs in Rotorua.

The Powerball prize will rise to $5 million on Wednesday night.

Strike Four was won in Christchurch, the lucky gambler taking home $100,000. The winning ticket was sold at Wainoni Pak'nSave.

The winning numbers were 2, 7, 8, 12, 15 and 17. The Powerball was 2, the Bonus ball 19. Strike was 17, 8, 15 and 7.