Canada Winning ticket for $70 million Lotto Max jackpot sold in Thornhill, Ont.

18:17  01 august  2020
18:17  01 august  2020 Source:   globalnews.ca

United States. Two friends share the jackpot, as they promised 30 years ago

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A single winning ticket for the whopping $ 70 million LOTTO MAX jackpot from the Friday, July 31, 2020 draw was sold in Thornhill . Since its launch in September 2009, Ontario LOTTO MAX players have won over .5 billion, including 76 jackpot wins and 608 MAXMILLIONS prizes, right across

"A $ 70 - million jackpot is even more than life changing, you can change many lives. It's all about making big dreams come true." The winning tickets were sold in Brampton, Hamilton, the Niagara Region, Oshawa, Ottawa and Pickering. Two tickets each worth 0,000 were sold in Niagara Falls

a close up of a sign: A file image of a Lotto Max display. © THE CANADIAN PRESS IMAGES/Lars Hagberg A file image of a Lotto Max display.

TORONTO -- This will certainly be a long weekend to remember for at least one Lotto Max player in Thornhill, Ontario.

The lone winning ticket for Friday night's whopping $70 million jackpot was sold in the community just north of Toronto.

The Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation says this is the third time the maximum jackpot has been won in Ontario.

Read more: Winning ticket for $70M Lotto Max jackpot sold in Brampton, Ont.

The draw also offered 18 Maxmillions prizes of $1 million each, and six of them were won, including one which will be split by two ticket holders.

The winning tickets for those prizes were sold in Ontario, Quebec, the Prairies and British Columbia.

The jackpot for the next Lotto Max draw on Aug. 4 will be approximately $26 million.

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