With a prize over £35.1 million, a single ticket won someone the biggest ever Lotto jackpot in UK.
The National Lottery has announced big gambling news on Wednesday night. There was a lucky player in the latest draw, taking the whole £35.1 million, the biggest ever Lotto jackpot in UK.
— Press Association (@PA) April 6, 2016
The last record braking UK lottery win was two players taking a half each from the historical £66 million jackpot earlier this year. That two £33 million prizes broke the 21-year-old record for the biggest ever Lotto jackpot in UK then. To reach the £66 million amount, 15 drawings were needed.
Now a considerably smaller prize pool was enough for someone to break the record for the biggest ever Lotto jackpot in UK. Only one ticket had all the six winning numbers from Wednesday night’s draw, 15, 17, 31, 41, 50 and 57. Now the biggest ever Lotto jackpot in UK is exactly £35,133,888.
“Lotto changes lives every week, by creating millionaires and raising money for Good Causes,” a spokesman of the National Lottery told latest gambling news. “In tonight’s draw, one ticket-holder has scooped an amazing £35.1 million jackpot, the biggest prize ever won on the game, and a truly life changing amount of money.”
He also noted that they are ready to start the biggest party in the life of the lucky winner any minute. He said, “We urge players to check their tickets and we have the champagne on ice ready to welcome these lucky winners into the National Lottery millionaires’ club.”
There were 35 tickets with five correct numbers, they will get £1,914. A 2,769 players also hit four balls, which earns them a handy £156 so it really worth to check your tickets.
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A Texas lotto jackpot winning ticket was sold in Houston area, but the identity of the $11.75 million winner is unclear yet.
Someone bought a Texas lotto jackpot winning ticket for Wednesday’s drawing in Tomball, TX. That lottery ticket has all the six winning numbers: 5, 14, 16, 17, 39 and 46. Since this is the only Texas lotto jackpot winning ticket, it will mean a $11.75 million Texas lotto jackpot for the one who purchased it.
The winner of the Texas lotto jackpot have not showed up yet, according to latest gambling news. Texas Lottery executive director Gary Grief suggested to the winner to look for financial and legal advice before claiming the $11.75 million.
Mr. Grief said, “We want to congratulate the winner of last night’s Lotto Texas jackpot and we look forward to meeting them. If you have the winning ticket, we encourage you to seek financial and legal advice before coming to Austin to claim the prize.”
The Texas Lotto jackpot winner has 180 days to claim the prize.
This is the store in Tomball that sold an $11.75 million winning Texas Lotto ticket! pic.twitter.com/1FkEU4W5f1
— Ryan Korsgard (@KPRCRYAN) March 31, 2016
The ticket was sold in a Quick Corner Store, and the shop will get a $118,342, online gambling news report. Four tickets with more than $11,000 lottery wins were sold too and as well as fourteen other tickets worth $1,600 in the latest Texas Lotto drawing.
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A working class family on the South West region of the country won the $40 million Australian lotto jackpot.
Steve’s family worked seven days a week in Harvey, south of Perth, until their lucky day has come at the OZ Lotto. They had won a $40 million Australian lotto jackpot they already claimed on Wednesday, online gambling news report.
This $40 million Australian lotto jackpot is the second biggest lottery wins won in Western Australia. And this went to the best place actually, solving the problems of a family that has been struggled financially for years.
— Scott Cunningham (@cunninghamscott) March 24, 2016
Steve, the father of the family said, “We’ve been working 15 hour days, seven days a week for the last 10 years. We haven’t been able to afford a house or a car and every time we have gone to the bank for a loan, it’s been declined. This changes all of that. It will change our lives for the better but it certainly won’t change us.”
They also said that they will continue to live as ordinary people despite claiming the whole $40 million Australian lotto jackpot. However, Steve is obviously relived that the future of their clidren is safe.
He said, “I’ve always wanted to secure a future for my children and take my wife shopping for a home we can actually call our own for the first time. Now we can do all that.”
— Scott Cunningham (@cunninghamscott) March 24, 2016
This Australian lotto jackpot won by a WA family had also an effect on the local community, as experts of gambling facts might already know. The boom in lottery ticket sales means an increased support to the region, almost $7.5 million.
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A Pennsylvania Judge, James Stockglas took his family to a Florida fishing trip and bought a lottery ticket on the way back home. After returning home, he found out that he won the $291 million Powerball jackpot.
His brother, Bob also played and also won, as much as $7, online gambling news report. A very lucky family with not that even distribution…
Anyways, Mr. Stockglas picked up his $291 million Powerball jackpot winnings in one lump sum. His first thing was to inform his family that they are going back Florida. It is unknown that they had such a great time that they want to spend all their lives there, or he wanted to buy some more winning Florida lottery tickets…
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