Thirteen winning MAXMILLIONS tickets sold in Ontario
TORONTO, Dec. 21, 2013 /CNW/ - It will be an extra special holiday season for many Ontarians. While the winning ticket for $50 Million LOTTO MAX jackpot for the Friday, December 20 draw was sold in Western Canada, there were lots of prize winning tickets sold in Ontario including 13 winning MAXMILLIONS prizes.
- The thirteen MAXMILLIONS tickets were sold in:
- Brantford, worth $1 million
- Hamilton, worth $1 million
- Milton, worth $1 million
- North Bay, worth $1 million
- Two tickets in Ottawa, worth $1 million each
- Pickering, worth $1 million
- Two tickets in Toronto, worth $1 million each
- Windsor, worth $1 million
- Barrie, worth $500,000 (shared with a ticket sold in another province)
- Windsor, worth $500,000 (shared with a ticket sold in another province)
Ottawa, worth $333,333 (shared with two tickets sold in other provinces)
Two tickets, both sold in Mississauga, shared in the second prize pool with two tickets sold in another
province. These tickets are worth $231,287 each.
- Four ENCORE tickets, worth $100,000 each, were sold in:
- Thunder Bay
Since its launch in September 2009, Ontario LOTTO MAX players have won over $1.9 billion in prizes, including 31 jackpot wins and 189 winning MAXMILLIONS tickets from all across the province.
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.
Next week's LOTTO MAX jackpot will be an estimated $41 million.
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