In 2017 the Irish lotto game crowned 22 fresh Millionaires! Yes a total of 22 players of the Irish lottery joined the lottery millionaires club in 2017 and one of them was none other than Preston’s full-back Kevin O’Connor who won €1m in Irish lottery with a ticket that he got as a Christmas present from his uncle!
€440,000,000 in Prizes!
The good luck that came to these winners came from the EuroMillions, Irish Lotto, and the Daily Millions’ draws. The prize sum, in all of 2017, in these lotto draws, is more than €440,000,000!
The Irish National Lottery also stated, that €150,000,000 was won with scratch cards.
The record win during 2017 year is over €88 million on a EuroMillions jackpot during January that was won by an Irish Lottery syndicate!
The lottery has been very busy!
22 players have won €1 million or more
Irish lottery players have contributed to €225 million in cash being given out to good causes during 2017.
“This money is supporting communities and projects all over Ireland, in the areas of health, sport, welfare, arts, and culture,” said a lottery official.
Will you be one of the new millionaires of 2018?
We wish you the best of luck, and remember, you have to be in it to win it!