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Woman Gifts Sister Lottery Ticket, Wins $1,300,000

Woman Gifts Sister Lottery Ticket, Wins $1,300,000

A North Carolina woman bought her sister a lottery ticket for Mother’s Day and that ticket has ended up being a $1,300,000 jackpot winner. Vielka Roman went out to dinner with her sister, Neris for Mother’s Day and after the meal Neris bought her sister a Carolina Cash 5 ticket. The very next day Vielka’s […]

Lottery Winner Sues

Lottery Winner Sues Son for Squandering Winnings

A 90-year-old lottery winner from the US is suing her son and his financial advisors for mismanaging her fortune after he ‘squandered’ tens of millions of dollars. Gloria Mackenzie, from Florida, became the biggest single winner in Powerball history when she scooped the windfall in 2013. She originally won $590,500,000 but after choosing to take […]

Lottery Winner Quits

Lottery Winner Quits Work, Three Months After Monster Win

A lottery winner in the UK has quit her job, three months after scooping a EuroMillions win worth £76,000,000! Andy Clark and his partner Trish Fairhurst hit the big time in December, after Andy realised a ticket that had been left in his van was a winner, but while he quit work and starting a […]

Mechanic Wins 10million

Mechanic Wins $10,000,000 After Predicting He Would Win

A Grandfather from North Carolina who always predicted he would one day win the lottery has netted $10,000,000 on a scratchcard win. Theodore Duncan, aged 52 was always telling his friends and family that he would win the lottery one day and on Monday he picked up the winning scratchcard! He was on his way […]

Powerball Jackpot

Wisconsin Player Scoops $768,000,000 Powerball Jackpot

The US lottery jackpots are well known for reaching sky-scraping proportions and the current Powerball jackpot did not disappoint. By March 27th, the Powerball jackpot had reached $768,000,000 and hadn’t found a winner all year. The jackpot had been growing steadily since late December and lottery fever had well and truly took hold! Then on […]

Brit Scoops Jackpot

Lucky Brit Scoops £71,000,000 EuroMillions Jackpot

After six consecutive rollovers, the EuroMillions jackpot had reached exciting levels and by Friday night was over €83,000,000! Ticket sales were high right across Europe as players competed to scoop that big jackpot and we have some fantastic news from the draw! Just as players were wondering just how big this EuroMillions jackpot would get, […]

Biggest Irish EuroMillions Winner

One Player Becomes Biggest EuroMillions Winner in Irish History

What an incredible week! We’ve watched the EuroMillions jackpot climb and climb until by Tuesday 19th February it was up to a massive €175,000,000. That’s a big jackpot by anyone’s standards and it’s finally been won by a player who becomes the biggest winner in Irish history! The jackpot is the biggest winner claimed by […]

Truck Driver Scoops Powerball

Brooklyn Truck Driver Scoops $298,000,000 Powerball Jackpot

A truck driver from Brooklyn came forward last Friday as the $298,000,000 Powerball winner from late-December. David Johnson scooped the second largest Powerball prize in New York Lottery history, several weeks after the draw took place. The lucky winner affirmed that he was ‘… not going to work, I’m quitting straight away’ according to an […]

Win Was a Scam

EuroMillions Winning Couple Thought Win Was a Scam

It’s easy to see how you might have trouble believing you were the winner of a lottery jackpot worth almost £115,000,000 and when one couple from Northern Ireland checked their EuroMillions results last weekend they were sure the match was a scam. The couple, Frances and Patrick Connolly from Moira, Northern Ireland, are the latest […]

Winner Finally Claims

Big EuroMillions Winner Finally Claims

For weeks now the National Lottery has been putting out appeals for the £76,000,000 EuroMillions winner to come forward. The ticket was sold for the 2nd November EuroMillions draw, seven weeks ago but no one came forward to claim the prize. Camelot released the details that the ticket was sold in the Boston and Skegness […]