The Malta Independent 24 September 2018, Monday

Maltese player wins €97,000 on The EuroMillions with Jackpot.com

Friday, 31 August 2018, 09:00 Last update: about 23 days ago

Maria from St. Julians is walking on air after discovering that she has won €97,000 on the EuroMillions from Malta! She had taken out a subscription on the EuroMillions with lottery betting site, Jackpot.com, when 5 of her numbers came up, landing her a small fortune.

She'd had her subscription for less than 6 months and had already won €9.00 and €21.00, but did not think for a minute she would win such a huge amount.

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So, how did she respond when she received the phone call telling her she had won?

"I said 'You must be joking, are you sure it's €97,000 and not €9,700?' I still didn't believe it. After the call, I made my husband check my account to see if it was true.'

When asked what she is going to spend it on, she replied:

"Well, it's not just for me. I've got my husband to look after, I've got my son and my granddaughter, so it's a family affair. If it was only me, I'd spend it all tomorrow! I'm lucky I suppose, God helped me to win all that. But I think if everything is alright health-wise, we'll go abroad for a bit."

Does she have any advice to Maltese lottery fans?

"Make sure that you play, and that you get your numbers in. I've got 2 lines going with Jackpot.comand I'm going to put another 2 lines, so I'll have 4 lines going. I'm trying my luck!

Read the full story here.

How does lotto betting work?

Instead of buying a physical ticket, which is restricted to residents of participating countries, Jackpot.com offers players the opportunity to bet on the outcome of the lottery instead, with the same jackpot paid out if you win.

Jackpot.com is fully regulated by the Malta Gaming Authority and they have a knowledgeable Customer Experience Team on hand to answer your questions, so you're in good hands.

And it's not only the EuroMillions that is available in Malta online. From the US Powerball to the Irish Lotto, Jackpot.com deliver the biggest lotteries to Malta from all over the world.

If, like Maria, you'd like to take out a subscription, you'll save over 50% on the EuroMillions 
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