TORONTO, Jan. 18, 2020 /CNW/ - Ontario players check your tickets! The $50 million LOTTO MAX jackpot winning ticket from the Friday, January 17, 2020 draw was sold in Vaughan.
Last night's draw produced some other nice wins across the province. Three ENCORE tickets, worth $100,000 each, were sold in Mississauga, Oshawa and Toronto.
Since its launch in September 2009, Ontario LOTTO MAX players have won over $5 billion, including 68 jackpot wins and 583 MAXMILLIONS prizes, right across the province.
LOTTO MAX draws are twice a week – on Tuesdays and Fridays. For each $5 play, players receive three sets of seven numbers ranging from one to fifty. Players must match all seven numbers, in any one set, to win the jackpot or the MAXMILLIONS prizes.
The next LOTTO MAX jackpot is estimated at $12 million. Players can purchase tickets at authorized OLG retailers or buy online at PlayOLG.ca until 10:30 p.m. Tuesday, January 21, 2020 for the draw that evening.
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