TORONTO, ON – Marco Capista of Woodbridge knows how to pick ‘em. Marco’s DAILY KENO 8 Pick resulted in a $50,000 win in the August 9, 2020, EVENING draw.
Marco, a 46-year-old father of two who works in finance, discovered his win one day while working at home. “I checked my ticket using the OLG Lottery App,” he shared, while at the OLG Prize Centre in Toronto to pick up his cheque. “I saw the ‘Big Winner’ message on the screen, and I was shocked!”
Marco plans to pay some bills and save some of his winnings for a vacation. He also plans to help his kids pay for their education.
“It’s been said that wins and good things come in three’s, I say bring it on!” he smiled.
OLG is now accepting in-person prize claims by-appointment only for customers with prizes of $1,000 or more who wish to claim at the OLG Prize Centre. To best protect customers and staff, OLG has put in place appropriate health and safety protocols in accordance with guidelines from public health officials, which include physical distancing measures, the mandatory use of personal protective equipment (PPE) and the pre-screening of visitors before granting entry. Players should contact the OLG Support Centre at 1-800-387-0098 to discuss available prize claim options or to schedule an appointment.
DAILY KENO players pick their strategy (from a 2 Pick to a 10 Pick) and pick their bet ($1, $2, $5 or $10) to pick their prize. Visit the DAILY KENO page on OLG.ca for more information.
The winning ticket was purchased at Pine Valley Convenience on Willis Road in Woodbridge.
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