Massive £7.6m EuroMillions lottery jackpot claimed by lucky UK ticketholder in life-changing win | The Sun

A LUCKY Brit has scooped an eye-watering £7.6 MILLION jackpot win in the latest EuroMillions lottery draw.

Camelot has confirmed they received a claim for the £7,639,134 jackpot prize won by a single ticket-holder in the Lotto draw on Saturday.

Andy Carter, Senior Winners’ Advisor at The National Lottery, said, “We’re delighted that this fantastic Lotto jackpot has been claimed, what a fabulous February this has turned out to be for this lucky ticket-holder. 

“Our focus is now on supporting this jackpot ticket-holder through the process and helping them start to enjoy their truly life-changing win.

“This is the already the fourth lucky Lotto jackpot multi-millionaire created this year, after two lucky ticket-holders shared the £12M jackpot in the draw on 28 January which followed on from a very happy start to the new year for a single ticket-holder who scooped the £4M jackpot on 7 January.”

The first EuroMillions draw took place on February 7, 2004, by three organisations: France's Française des Jeux, Loterías y Apuestas del Estado in Spain and the Camelot in the UK.


EuroMillions LIVE: National Lottery numbers and Thunderball draw tonight

EuroMillions LIVE: National Lottery numbers and Thunderball draw tonight

One of the UK’s biggest prizes was up for grabs on December, 4, 2020 with a whopping £175million EuroMillions jackpot, which would make a winner richer than Adele.

Another previous UK winner who's whole life was altered with their jackpot was a player who wanted to remain anonymous on October 8, 2019. They walked off with a cool £170,221,000.


  1. £1.308 billion (Powerball) on January 13 2016 in the US, for which three winning tickets were sold, remains history’s biggest lottery prize
  2. £1.267 billion (Mega Million) a winner from South Carolina took their time to come forward to claim their prize in March 2019 not long before the April deadline
  3. £633.76 million (Powerball draw) from a winner from Wisconsin
  4. £625.76 million (Powerball)  Mavis L. Wanczyk of Chicopee, Massachusetts claimed the jackpot in August 2017
  5. £575.53 million (Powerball)  A lucky pair of winners scooped the jackpot in Iowa and New York in October 2018

Colin and Chris Weir, from Largs in Scotland, netted a huge £161,653,000 in the July 12, 2011.

Adrian and Gillian Bayford, from Haverhill, Suffolk, picked up £148,656,000 after they played the draw on August, 10, 2012, while Jane Park became Britain's youngest lottery winner when she scooped up £1 million in 2013.

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The odds of winning any EuroMillions prize are 1 in 13.

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