LOTTO MAX jackpot balloons to $60 million plus 29 MAXMILLIONS prizes

Two MAXMILLIONS won across the province

TORONTO, March 12, 2016 /CNW/ - Next Friday, LOTTO MAX is offering up a whopping estimated $60 million dollar jackpot plus an estimated 29 MAXMILLIONS prizes worth $1 million each.

Last night's draw generated several prize-winning tickets sold in Ontario:

  • There were two MAXMILLIONS prizes, worth $1 million each, sold in Brampton and Toronto.
  • Two second prize winning tickets, worth $494,138.50 each, were sold in Ajax and the North Bay area.
  • Two ENCORE tickets, worth $100,000 each, were sold in Brantford and the London area.

Since its launch in September 2009, Ontario LOTTO MAX players have won over $2.9 billion, including 44 jackpot wins and 308 MAXMILLIONS prizes, right 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 18, 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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