TORONTO, Feb. 22, 2014 /CNW/ - The pot just keeps on growing! The LOTTO MAX draw on Friday, February 28, 2014 will offer an estimated $50 million jackpot plus an estimated 20 MAXMILLIONS prizes of $1 million each.
While there were no winning MAXMILLIONS tickets from last night's draw, an ENCORE ticket, worth $100,000, was sold in Trenton.
Since its launch in September 2009, Ontario LOTTO MAX players have won over $2 billion in prizes, including 32 jackpot wins and 189 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 until 9 p.m. Friday, February 28, 2014 for the draw that evening.
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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