This anonymous winner won his prize by using numbers from a winning scratch-off. Players try many different ways to win, but only a few are successful.
IT'S a curious question that’s been asked a million times. Have any lottery games been won with the unlikely number combination of 1,2,3,4,5,6? So we set out to see.Read More
Oz Lotto representative Bronnie Spencer is looking for the winner who bought from Maroubra’s Pacific Square News Agency, located in Sydney's south (pictured).
The mystery winner of the September 11 Oz Lotto draw is still walking around with $30 Million (US$21.6M) in their wallet.Read More
Felipe Piña, who won $62.8 million in the USA Powerball back in 2007, is still considered a good luck charm in his community just south of the Colorado state line.
The former auto shop owner has a tattoo of his winning numbers on his right arm, and people visit him to rub the tattoo before they buy their own tickets.
Our popular Free Daily Draw is now live again. The Draw was originally launched in 2016 and ran for a year as part of our charity arm, giving products away to help players win the lottery. It’s now back by popular demand, and offers a choice of 3 of our products every day. Here’s some commonly asked questions about it:Read More
The 14th richest man is Japan has just won the lottery for space travel. Billionaire Yusaku Maezawa is about to step aboard the experimental SpaceX BFR spacecraft and fly around the moon. SpaceX CEO Elon Musk announced at a press conference today that Yusaku Maezawa, a 42-year-old entrepreneur, online fashion website and art collector worth US$2.7B, will be taking the flight in 2023.
Maezawa recently introduced a custom-fit clothing brand, and the ZOZOSUIT, an at-home measurement system, in over 72 countries and territories. Now he'll be able to inspect his empire from space, accompanied by 6 to 8 fellow travelers of his choosing.
It's the most extraordinary lottery story ever told. Stefan Mandel, a Romanian math expert, spent years finding a way to win a large lottery jackpot. Then suddenly in Melbourne, Australia, he chanced on the exact conditions for his formula and sprang into action. What happened next was the stuff of dreams. Watch to see exactly how he did it, and the result of his enormous bet. It'll simply leave you gasping with astonishment at his audacity and huge ambition.
The Louisiana man started collecting pennies when he was 28-years-old after finding one on the ground. And 45 years later Otha Anders (right), now 73, took a moving dolly and deposited the fifteen 5-gallon plastic jugs with half a million pennies into the Ruston Origin Bank, in Ruston, La. After five hours of counting, the bank had a total. The amount - larger than many lottery wins - will shock you…
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A pool of six Health Service caterers promptly left their jobs when they won a £25 Million EuroMillions jackpot. PHOTO: Independent
And a syndicate of ten UK office workers all failed to turn up to work after they won £28 million (about US$36.5 million) in the Euromillions game.
The recruitment agency they worked for in Liverpool had to urgently call in other members to take their place.
Would you turn up to work the next day after a jackpot win? Take the poll and tell us.
Modeler Phillip Fickling (inset) made the origami lottery ticket palm tree for this advertising billboard.
Believe it or not - the paper lottery model in this billboard was made from just one ticket. Phillip Fickling, who goes by the occupation of Paper Engineer, patiently created the extraordinary model for the New Zealand Lotteries ads. See more of his work…Read More
Nobody has hours to spend gazing at the construction of a new ad on a lottery billboard any longer. So imagine our delight when we saw this sped-up video version showing the morning’s work in just 2 minutes. The workers added a money extension and the spangle effect should look great at night. Take a look…
For nearly 30 years, Yolanda Vega has appeared in countless news photos hugging millionaires.
Her broad infectious smile is instantly recognizable to lottery winners and tv audiences alike, because since 1990 she has been the television face of the New York Lottery.Read More
THIS infographic shows the survey results of lottery ticket buying habits of 400 Japanese men and women. It clearly shows that superstition plays a big part.
Paul G admits his family laughed at him for using his winning system on the Colorado Lottery, but it has bought the scratch-off player amazing luck three times.
The first prize of $250k was in March 2017, and second of $500k in August 2018. The now-millionaire revealed:Read More
Winner Shannon Scott (left) collects a $50,000 top prize on a Green and Gold scratch-off. But should he have played the lottery instead? PHOTO: Maryland Lottery Snapshots
Should you play the lottery or scratch-off tickets? Which is better?
There's a little-known problem with scratch cards that you’ll never discover until you walk into the lotto store...Read More