EuroJackpot Mega Jackpot to Sole Ticket HolderPublished September 20, 2015 by Sol FH
A very lucky ticket holder from Finland has won €38.8 million on EuroJackpot lottery game.
It was like music to the ears of a Finnish player that matched all five numbers and the two Euro Numbers in last week's draw of the massive EuroJackpot lottery. The famed European lottery rolled over five times in a row before the man from Finland cashed in, just a few weeks after another Finnish player snagged a whopping €46.1 million on the 24th July.
The EuroJackpot can be played by purchasing tickets from a licensed lottery kiosk, or by taking advantage of the convenient online lottery tickets from online agents like theLotter or Play Huge Lottos.
The draw takes place every Friday night and the minimum jackpot is €10 million. Much like the world famous EuroMillions, the EuroJackpot runs on the popular five numbers from 1-50, and an additional two numbers from 1-10. In total, there are twelve prize pools and with a minimum of two number matches to win a prize, millions of players across Europe purchase tickets weekly in hopes of winning a weekend prize.
Europe-wide Lottery Draw
There are sixteen countries that participate in the popular EuroJackpot lottery, which means the rollovers are immense due to the sheer number of participants. The largest jackpot ever recorded was a massive €90 million was won by a player from the Czech Republic. €90 million is the jackpot cap and it was won on the 15 of May. Once the ceiling is reached, all excess funds are put towards the next draw the following week.
Few lotteries have grown in popularity, as the EuroJackpot has. This lottery, available to European players has grown even more popular thanks to online lottery tickets making this, and other world-renowned lottery games like the Mega Millions, EuroMillions, PowerBall and others available at the click of a mouse. Mobile lottery tickets are also becoming one of the preferred methods of play, giving lottery aficionados the chance to play their favorite jackpots from virtually anywhere.
This Friday, the EuroJackpot will again start from scratch, which means that €10 million will be available to be won. You cannot win if you don't opt in so check out one of the recommended online lottery ticket agents like theLotter or Play Huge Lottos today.