Toronto, ON – George and Cindy Milosh of Oshawa can “find their possible” after winning a LOTTO 6/49 prize worth $1 million in the Gold Ball Draw on January 14, 2023.
Cindy and George, a married couple, said they play the lottery weekly. « The morning after buying the ticket, I checked our numbers on OLG.ca and thought ‘Wow, these look close to our numbers,' » shared George while at the OLG Prize Centre in Toronto to pick up the windfall. « Cindy came home from the grocery store and I said, ‘Drop the groceries, I think we won big!' »
« We were laughing with excitement, » Cindy added. « We couldn’t believe it! »
Cindy and George plan to put their win toward their grandchildren’s education and go on vacation. « It will definitely be helpful now that were both retired. »
LOTTO 6/49 offers players a chance to win two multi-million dollar jackpots every Wednesday and Saturday, for the same $3 per play.
The Classic Draw offers a fixed $5 million jackpot for every draw, while the Gold Ball Draw guarantees a $1 million prize, or the growing jackpot that starts at $10 million and can exceed $60 million. Click here for more information about the new LOTTO 6/49.
OLG supports safe play and wants to keep the fun in the game. That’s why OLG is proud to be a leader in promoting responsible gambling with our globally recognized PlaySmart program.
The winning ticket was purchased at Lovell Drugs on Rossland Road in Oshawa.
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