LOTTO MAX is revving up! Estimated $60 million LOTTO MAX jackpot plus an estimated 19 MAXMILLIONS up for grabs

TORONTO, March 5, 2016 /CNW/ - The pot keeps growing! The LOTTO MAX draw on Friday, March 11, 2016 will offer an estimated $60 million jackpot plus an estimated 19 MAXMILLIONS prizes of $1 million each.

Last night's draw produced some nice wins across the province:

  • One MAXMILLIONS ticket, worth $1,000,000, was sold in Toronto.
  • One ENCORE ticket, worth $1,000,000, was sold in Toronto.
  • One ENCORE ticket, worth $100,000, was sold in Brantford.

Since its launch in September 2009, Ontario LOTTO MAX players have won over $2.9 billion in prizes, including 44 jackpot wins and 306 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 or buy online at until 10:30 p.m. Friday, March 11, 2016 for the draw that evening.

OLG is the Ontario government agency that delivers gaming entertainment in a socially responsible manner. OLG conducts and manages gaming facilities, the sale of province-wide lottery games, PlayOLG Internet gaming, the delivery of bingo and other electronic gaming products at Charitable Gaming Centres and is leading the integration of horse racing into the provincial gaming strategy. Since 1975, OLG has provided nearly $42 billion to the Province and the people of Ontario. These payments to the province support the operation of hospitals, amateur sport through the Quest for Gold program, local and provincial charities and problem gambling prevention, treatment and research.

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