Europe’s jackpot record broken – PlayLottoWorld Blog
The price tag was once purchased at Marino’s bar, the place proprietor Sara Poggi (left) displays the receipt. PHOTO: EPA
A fortunate Superenalotto participant has scooped £193 million (US$232M) in Europe’s largest ever lottery win.
The unnamed participant from Italy has crushed the record set via former couple Colin and Chris Weir, from Scotland, who gained £161 million at the Euromillions in 2011.
They purchased a price tag for the Superenalotto draw, and controlled to accurately wager six numbers between 1 and 90, reported Metro.
Colin and Chris Weir held the former jackpot record after profitable £161 million within the Euromillions in 2011.
The prize was once so large as it had rolled over for over a yr, with no one guessing the numbers accurately since June 2018. This time, the profitable numbers had been 7, 32, 41, 59, 75 and 76.
The fortunate winner gained purchased their price tag for 2 euros at Marino’s bar within the town of Lodi close to Milan in northern Italy.
Guglielmo Poggi, the bar’s supervisor, instructed Italian media he had ‘no idea’ who purchased it. He mentioned: ‘There was a constant flow today, people were coming in and asking for a ticket at random. ‘And I printed it (the winning ticket), I printed it.’ The quantity beats the former Superenalotto record of 177 million euros (£108 million) gained in October 2010 via a syndicate. It additionally beats any Euromillions win, the place the jackpot is proscribed to 190 million euros.