Someone in Dublin is €55,708 better off this morning after matching five numbers on last night’s EuroMillions draw. This ticketholder purchased their ticket at the Spar store in Manor Mall Shopping Centre, Brackentown Road, Swords, Co. Dublin.
The National Lottery is asking its players in the Swords and nearby Dublin areas to check their EuroMillions tickets.
The winning EuroMillions numbers from last night’s draw are: 03, 18, 22, 27, 32 and the two lucky star numbers are: 02 and 07.
A National Lottery spokesperson said: “One lucky person who bought their ticket in Swords is €55,708 richer today. This player was just two lucky star numbers (from 1-12) away from taking the entire EuroMillions jackpot worth more than €28 million. So please do check your tickets to see if you’ve won this prize and if you have contact our prize claims team on 1800 666 222 or email email@example.com and we will make arrangements for you to collect your prize, once COVID-19 restrictions are lifted.”
There was no winner of the €28,245,446 EuroMillions jackpot which rolls to an estimated €35 million for next Tuesday’s draw (26th May).
The National Lottery has reminded players that it has extended the period of time that lucky winners can collect prizes to encourage people to stay at home and not require them to make any unnecessary journeys during the current public health emergency.
This means that any lucky winners of Lotto and Lotto Plus, Lotto 54321, EuroMillions and EuroMillions Plus, Telly Bingo, Daily Millions and Daily Millions Plus draws from 9th January 2020 until draws in the week 5th July 2020 will have an extra three months in which they can claim their prize. The prize claims extension applies to winners who purchased their tickets and scratch card games in-store, online at www.lottery.ie and via the National Lottery App.
Nearly 30 cent in every €1 spent on all National Lottery games goes back to Good Causes in the areas of sport, youth, health, welfare, education, arts, heritage and the Irish Language. In total more than €5.6 Billion has been raised for Good Causes since the National Lottery as established 32 years ago. In 2019 alone, €250 million was raised for local Good Causes in communities across Ireland.