Global Lottery News • EuroMillions Superdraw Announced For Friday 20th April 2018

A EuroMillions Superdraw on Friday 20th April will increase the jackpot to a guaranteed €130 million (approximately £114 million), giving players across Europe the chance to dream of winning one of the game’s largest prizes. … [Read more...]

Global Lottery News • EuroMillions Superdraw Announced As Dubliner Wins €1 Million

The date for the next EuroMillions Superdraw has been announced, just days after a lucky player from Dublin won €1 million in a special Ireland Only Raffle draw to mark St Patrick’s Day. … [Read more...]

Global Lottery News • Pennsylvania Player Wins $456.7 Million Powerball Jackpot

A Powerball player from Pennsylvania has become one of the game’s biggest winners after scooping a jackpot of $456.7 million. The top prize had previously been growing for 19 draws in a row prior to Saturday night, but finally someone managed to match all the numbers drawn to mark St Patrick’s Day in style. … [Read more...]

Global Lottery News • EuroMillions Superdraw to Take Place on Friday 20th April…

A EuroMillions Superdraw has been scheduled for Friday 20th April, giving players the opportunity to win an extraordinary nine-figure jackpot.The top prize will be increased to a guaranteed €130 million (approximately £114 million) for the special event, regardless of whether the jackpot was won in the previous draw. … [Read more...]

Global Lottery News • Why is Portugal so Successful at EuroMillions?

A Portuguese EuroMillions player scooped Tuesday night’s €61.5 million (£54.6 million), the 67th ticket holder from that country to claim the top prize since the lottery began in 2004. This is a remarkable achievement for a country with a population of just 10 million people. Despite there being a million more Belgians than Portuguese in their respective countries, the southerly nation can boast more than double the 29 jackpot wins by their friends in the north. Portugal is fourth of the … [Read more...]

Global Lottery News • EuroMillions Player Picks Up £54.6 Million With 2018…

The second EuroMillions jackpot winner of the year was crowned last night, when a Portuguese player picked up £54.6 million. It was the first time anyone has matched all five main numbers and both Lucky Stars since Friday 23rd February, when a UK ticket holder shared £155.5 million with a player from Spain. Last night’s Portuguese success saw the Iberian nation move one step closer to the UK in the EuroMillions jackpot winners’ table. There have been 67 top prize successes in Portugal to … [Read more...]

Global Lottery News • Powerball Winner From New Hampshire Wins Anonymity Battle

A judge has ruled that the New Hampshire woman who won $559.7 million on Powerball in January should be allowed to keep her identity a secret. Lottery officials had warned that her name would have to be released in accordance with the state’s laws on full disclosure, but the court said it was ‘not a difficult decision’ to grant her anonymity. … [Read more...]

Global Lottery News • German Eurojackpot Player Wins €42.6 Million Jackpot

A German Eurojackpot player won the €42.6 million jackpot on Friday 9th March, becoming the country’s latest success story in the pan-European lottery. … [Read more...]

Global Lottery News • Lotto Player Wins £7.9 Million Jackpot

The Lotto jackpot was won again on Saturday night as a single ticket holder matched all six main numbers to pocket £7.9 million. The top prize has now been given away three times in the space of three weeks, while thousands of other winners have been created in the lower tiers. … [Read more...]

Global Lottery News • New Hampshire Powerball Winner Receives Money Amid Anonymity

The Powerball player from New Hampshire who won $559.7 million on 6th January has finally received her money, although she was not present at the winner’s ceremony as she continues her legal fight to remain anonymous. New Hampshire does not allow Powerball winners to remain anonymous, as there is a ‘Right to Know’ law in the state which ‘requires that the winner’s name, town and amount won be available for public information’. However, winners are allowed to set up trust funds, where … [Read more...]