UK Lands Sixth EuroMillions Jackpot Win of 2013
28th November 2013 12:16 PM
Tuesday’s EuroMillions draw proved to be a success for one lucky UK ticket holder when they matched all five main numbers and two Lucky Stars to win the €32 / £26 million jackpot. This win gives the UK its sixth EuroMillions jackpot win of the year and the 42nd since EuroMillions launched.
The EuroMillions numbers from Tuesday’s draw were 19, 23, 27, 42 and 44 with the Lucky Stars 3 and 5. The UK’s luck continued into the second prize tier when a ticket purchased in the UK, along with one purchased in France, matched all five main numbers and one Lucky Star to win €512,038 / £359,010. In the third prize tier there were a total of eight players matching five numbers to win €42,669 / £29,917 each while 64 ticket holders matched four numbers and two Lucky Stars to each win €2,666 / £1,869.
There were over 1.8 million players who won prizes in the lower tiers, ranging from €4.10 / £2.90 for matching just two numbers, up to €163.70 / £114.80 for matching four numbers and one Lucky Star. In addition to the winners in Tuesday’s EuroMillions main draw, a UK ticket holder won £1 million by matching the Millionaire Raffle code TNS586481. Visit the EuroMillions Results page to view a full prize breakdown from the draw.
Following Tuesday’s jackpot win, the EuroMillions jackpot resets to €15 / £12 million for Friday’s draw.
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A EuroMillions UK Millionaire Raffle prize worth £12 million expired last night after the ticket holder failed to come forward and claim their prize. Despite repeated efforts by lottery officials to locate the winner, the prize went unclaimed and will now be transferred to the Good Causes fund. This story serves as a timely reminder for players to check their tickets after each draw as this potentially life changing prize becomes the second largest unclaimed prize in UK lottery history.
Written by Matthew Swift
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