LOTTO MAX hits $50 million and goes into MAXMILLIONS mode!
TORONTO, Aug. 16, 2012 /CNW/ - MAX is back!
This Friday's LOTTO MAX jackpot totals an estimated $50 million with an estimated 2 additional and separate $1 million MAXMILLIONS prizes up for grabs.
Since the launch of LOTTO MAX in September 2009, good fortune has shone on Ontario residents:
Players in Ontario have won over $1.4 billion in prizes with LOTTO MAX
Ontario is home to 22 LOTTO MAX jackpot winners! Out of the 49 jackpots won across Canada, Ontario has
the most LOTTO MAX jackpot winners of any province
There have been 133 winning MAXMILLIONS tickets across the province to date
For each $5 play, LOTTO MAX players receive three sets of seven numbers ranging from one to forty-nine. Players must match all seven numbers, in any one set, to win the jackpot and the MAXMILLIONS prizes.
Players can purchase tickets at authorized OLG retailers until 9 p.m. Friday, August 17, 2012 for the draw that evening.
OLG is a provincial agency responsible for province-wide lottery games and gaming facilities. Since 1975, OLG lotteries, casinos, slots, and resort casinos have generated more than $34 billion for the benefit of the Province of Ontario. Gaming proceeds support Ontario's hospitals, amateur sport, recreational and cultural activities, communities, provincial priority programs such as health care and education, and local and provincial charities and non-profit organizations through the Ontario Trillium Foundation.
Know your limit, play within it!
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