The pot keeps growing: LOTTO MAX rolls to an estimated $50 million jackpot plus an estimated 20 MAXMILLIONS!

TORONTO, Oct. 26, 2013 /CNW/ -The upcoming LOTTO MAX draw takes it to the max. The draw on Friday, November 1, 2013 offers players an estimated $50 million jackpot plus an estimated 20 MAXMILLIONS prizes of $1 million each. That's a total of $70 million up for grabs next weekend.

Meanwhile, some Ontario players are celebrating with a LOTTO MAX win from last night's draw.  The winning ticket for the second prize of $589,035.30 was sold in Ottawa. Also, ENCORE tickets, worth $100,000, were sold in Toronto and the Ottawa region.

Since its launch in September 2009, Ontario LOTTO MAX players have won over $1.9 billion in prizes, including 31 jackpot wins and 169 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.

Players can purchase tickets at authorized OLG retailers until 9 p.m. Friday, November 1, 2013 for the draw that evening.

OLG is a provincial agency responsible for province-wide lottery games and gaming facilities. Since 1975, OLG has provided nearly $38 billion to the Province and the people of Ontario. OLG's annual payments to the Province have helped support health care; education, research, prevention and treatment of problem gambling; amateur sport through the QUEST FOR GOLD program; and local and provincial charities.

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