Winning Ticket for the $20M LOTTO 6/49 Jackpot Sold in the Ottawa Region

Winning Tickets for Six Other Top Prizes Sold Across the Province

TORONTO, Nov. 17, 2013 /CNW/ - Good fortune has shone across Ontario once again - winning tickets for top prizes with LOTTO 6/49 were sold in Ontario. The winning ticket for the jackpot, worth $20,113,058, in the Saturday, November 16, 2013 LOTTO 6/49 draw, was sold in the Ottawa Region.

The buck doesn't stop there:

  • Last night's winning ticket for the new Guaranteed $1 Million Prize Draw was sold in Toronto.
  • Two winning tickets sold in Ontario share in the second prize pool with winning tickets sold in British Columbia and Quebec. Each of these tickets is worth $80,662.
  • A winning ENCORE ticket worth $1,000,000 was sold in Peterborough.
  • Finally, two winning ENCORE tickets worth $100,000 were sold in Sudbury and Toronto.

Text LOTTO to 25852 to get winning numbers and jackpot alerts for LOTTO 6/49 sent right to your phone. Players can also check winning numbers on OLG.ca, by visiting a lottery retailer or by calling OLG's WIN! Line at 416-870-8946 (Toronto area) or toll free at 1-866-891-8946 (outside the Toronto area).

Since LOTTO 6/49 was launched in June 1982, Ontario players have won more than $10 billion in prizes, including 1,268 jackpot wins. As of October 31, there have been 3,106 LOTTO 6/49 draws. For more information, please visit OLG.ca and click on Lotteries.

There have been eighteen Guaranteed $1 Million Prize Draws to date. Ten of the winning tickets have been sold in Ontario.

The next LOTTO 6/49 draw is on Wednesday, November 20, 2013 for an estimated $5 million jackpot and the Guaranteed $1 Million Prize Draw.

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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