Toronto, ON – The LOTTO MAX odds have shone in favour of a group of three from Burlington and Hamilton! The group had the winning ticket for a MAXMILLIONS prize worth $1 million from the June 8, 2021 LOTTO MAX draw. They also won $20 on another one of their LOTTO MAX selections, bringing their total winnings to $1,000,020!
The group members are:
Keith Brown of Burlington
Mathew Brown of Hamilton
Shelby Brown of Burlington
Keith said he is a random player and purchased a ticket for the big jackpot for himself, and his children, Mathew and Shelby. “When I went to the store and scanned the ticket, I saw Big Winner,” he shared while at the OLG Prize Centre in Toronto to pick up his winnings. “Seeing that was very rewarding! It takes a load off!” shared Keith.
Keith plans to take a trip out east, purchase a YMCA membership and replace his car. Shelby and Mathew plan to invest their share of the winnings.
“It feels great,” smiled Keith.
OLG is currently booking in-person prize claim appointments at the OLG Prize Centre in Toronto only for those claims that require a face-to-face interview. Customers with prizes over $50,000 are asked to call 1-800-387-0098 to discuss available prize claim options. Prize claims up to $49,999.90 should continue to be submitted by mail. The health and safety of our customers and employees remains our top priority and OLG looks forward to providing future updates on the further availability of in-person prize claims.
LOTTO MAX players in Ontario have won over $6.5 billion since 2009, including 87 jackpot wins and 714 MAXMILLIONS prizes, right across the province. LOTTO MAX is $5 per play and draws take place on Tuesdays and Fridays.
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