LOTTO MAX rolls to a $55 million jackpot plus 14 MAXMILLIONS

Secondary Prizes Won Across the Province

TORONTO, Jan. 16, 2016 /CNW/ - And the pot keeps growing! The LOTTO MAX draw on Friday, January 22, 2016 will offer an estimated $55 million jackpot plus an estimated 14 MAXMILLIONS prizes of $1 million each.

Last night's draw produced a bevy of winners across the province!  

Two MAXMILLIONS tickets, worth $1 million each, were sold in:

  • Sault Ste. Marie
  • Toronto

Two second prize winning tickets, worth $364,958.70 each, were sold in:

  • the Ottawa area
  • Sudbury

Three ENCORE tickets, worth $100,000 each, were sold in:

  • Markham
  • Toronto
  • Whitby

Since its launch in September 2009, Ontario LOTTO MAX players have won over $2.7 billion in prizes, including 42 jackpot wins and 288 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 a ticket for Friday's LOTTO MAX at authorized OLG retailers or buy online at until 10:30 p.m. for the draw that evening.

OLG is a provincial agency responsible for gaming facilities, the sale of province-wide lottery games, the PlayOLG Internet gaming website and the delivery of bingo and other electronic gaming products at Charitable Gaming Centres across the province. Since 1975, OLG has provided nearly $42 billion to the Province and the people of Ontario. OLG's annual payments to the province have helped support the operation of hospitals; prevention, treatment and research of problem gambling; amateur sport through the Quest for Gold program; and local and provincial charities. OLG was a Premier Sponsor of the TORONTO 2015 Pan Am / Parapan Am Games.
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