All the latest interesting lottery news. As you may have guessed, we pretty much love lottery games and are borderline obsessed with them. So we spend far too much time reading about the lottery to bring you an easy to access summary of all the most interesting lottery news stories. Enjoy :-)
June 3rd, 2011
A syndicate of 20 workers from the Costco store in Melville, New York are celebrating a huge Powerball lottery win of $201.9 Million.
The workers identities have yet to be revealed however.
May 24th, 2011
He may have shared the biggest ever Hong Kong Mark Six win, but Jagpal Singh says he’ll still keep his job.
Indian born Jagpal, 32, and a Hong Kong resident just collected his HK$44.5 Million share from winning Friday’s Mark Six lottery.
May 23rd, 2011
David Rennie thought the machine had broken when he checked his Lotto Max ticket at the ‘Chevron Town Pantry’ in Campbell River, B.C.
The store clerk turned to David to say their lotto machine had just gone down – but then the blank screen started flashing ‘WINNER’ and the machine blared out the winners tune!
May 20th, 2011
Those of you who are children of the 70’s may remember the 6 Million Dollar Man.
Well now we have the Million Dollar Marine.
This US marine didn’t need rebuilding however.
May 19th, 2011
Jacki and Gilbert Cisneros already made a bunch of charity donations and set up a scholarship fund at the University of Southern California.
But the generous lottery winning couple are back in the news again, with another million dollar donation.
May 18th, 2011
Kendall Warren, 61, just became the latest big Mega Millions winner, after matching all 6 numbers in Friday’s draw.
He actually didn’t realise he had won until Monday – the $27 Million dollar ticket just sat in his wallet all weekend.
May 17th, 2011
Morris Settle was a landscape gardener from Lexington.
Now he’s a very lucky Lexington landscaper, as he just won the $1 Million top prize in the Cash Spectacular’ instant scratch off game from the North Carolina Education Lottery.
May 12th, 2011
One of the best ways to win the lottery, is to actually check your tickets after you buy them.
Father and son Robert and John Moffatt bought their ticket for the Canada Lotto Max back in December.
May 12th, 2011
An Irish family from Galway have just found themselves €5,076,220 richer after Saturday nights UK Lotto draw.
Their quick pick ticket was the only one to match all 6 numbers, leaving them thrilled to discover they had claimed the entire jackpot.
May 10th, 2011
Ronnie Orender was just a typical guy a drove a truck, until last weeks Mega Millions that is.
He’d played the lottery for over 30 years.