Someone in Mayo is €110,240 richer today after a player came up just one number short of winning last night’s National Lottery jackpot of almost €6.4million.
Lotto players in Claremorris are being asked to check their tickets after one lucky player won the Lotto Match 5+ Bonus prize of €110,240. The winner matched five numbers and the bonus ball, meaning they were one number short of winning the €6,363,763Lotto jackpot on offer.
The winning Quick Pick ticket as purchased last Friday (August 7) at Kavanagh’s SuperValu on the Square in Claremorris.
The store’s assistant manager, Natalija Burlacenko, said, “We got the all-important call from the National Lottery this morning and I think we’re still in a bit of shock – god only knows how our lucky customer feels, it’s just brilliant! It’s our first big Lotto win in the store and there is great excitement in the town already as news of the win spreads. There has been no news from the winner yet but we have been encouraging all of our customers to check their tickets carefully and whoever the winner is, we hope that they thoroughly enjoy it.”
The winning numbers from last night’s Lotto draw are: 21, 28, 32, 33, 43, 47 and the bonus number is 40.