Another EuroMillions winner form the UK has come forward to claim the enormous jackpot worth £71 million from March 15th, 2019. The new winner decided to keep from the limelight and will remain anonymous. The lucky numbers that earned the mysterious Brit this huge pot were 3-15-24-42-46/09-12. [Read more…]
On February 19th, a family syndicate from Ireland scooped a whopping €175 million pot in the EuroMillions, which makes them the biggest group winners in the entire history of this European lottery. They have dethroned the Irish Lottery Syndicate, which previously held the record with their €88.5 million jackpot of 2017. [Read more…]
Frances and Patrick Connolly from Moira, Northern Ireland kicked off 2019 in a very big way. On January 1st, 2019, they found out they’ve won a whopping €129.6 million jackpot in the EuroMillions. The couple immediately came forward with their winning ticket to collect their jackpot and on January 4th, they attended the press EuroMillions conference at the Culloden Estate and Spa in Belfast.
The next EuroMillions Superdraw will take place on February 1st. Excitement is growing all around the world as tickets are already available for purchase online. The starting jackpot will be €120 million, and it may grow much larger if nobody matches the winning numbers. The last Superdraw took place in September 2018 and rolled over until a player from Switzerland took home the entire €162 million jackpot.
We have witnessed a lot of big EuroMillions winners from Portugal lately, let’s say over the course of the last two years. It notably started when the maximum EuroMillions jackpot, €190 million in size, was won in October 2014 after it rolled over six times following a Super Draw. It ended up in the hands of a Portuguese winner, and the same thing happened in the next Super Draw (the first one of 2015), which didn’t roll over even once, but was still €100 million large. To top things off, another Portuguese player won a €163.5 million jackpot after it rolled over four times following a… Super Draw! Three of the last four EuroMillions Super Draw jackpots ended up in Portugal, which boosted Portugal’s ranking in the division of the Super Draw jackpot prizes enormously. The recent €73 million EuroMillions jackpot also found its way to a Portuguese bank account, which is proof that the Portuguese ‘spell’ is not entirely Super Draw related. [Read more…]