The Lott officials are back with a huge announcement about a lucky syndicate that has won prize money worth $3.3 million. The officials have revealed that the lucky syndicate is from Morwell. The actual prize money the syndicate has won is $3,333,333.34.
The officials have revealed that it was just one ticket that managed to win the prize money worth $3.33 million. According to the lottery team, the draw for the particular game had been held on Saturday, October 16, 2021.
Under “The Lott” game, it is the TattsLotto game that has helped the players win the prize money. The officials have confirmed that the jackpot prize money for the October 16, 2021 draw was $20,000,000.
If a single player had won the jackpot prize, which means winning division 1 prize for the game, they would have taken the entire $20,000,000 amount home. However, there were 6 players who ended up winning the division 1 prize money for the game.
Therefore, each division 1 prize winner ended up taking home $3.33 million. Out of these 6 division 1 players, it was the syndicate that has split the money among the members. The officials have confirmed that there were a total of 10 locals of Morwell who had formed the particular syndicate that won the Division 1 prize.
Out of the total $3.33 million prize money, each member from the syndicate would take home $333.33k. This is a remarkable win and a very entertaining announcement for the entire lottery industry.
The division 1 prize money is not the only prize money the syndicate has won from the particular draw, they have also won other division prizes for the game.
According to the lottery officials, the same syndicate won 12 division three prizes, 15 division four prizes, 12 division five prizes, and 18 division six prizes. At the end of the day, the syndicate managed to win prize money worth $3,343,655.29. Therefore, the prize money each player from the syndicate scored from the particular draw was $334.36k.
The officials have also revealed the facility that the syndicate members visit to purchase their lucky tickets. They revealed that the particular store is Morwell Lottery Center, which is located at 174-176 Commercial Road, Morwell. This is exactly where the syndicate had purchased the ticket, which turned into a division 1 prize-winning for them.
The store owner was really thrilled to learn about the winning claim by the syndicate. He stated that he has known all ten members of the syndicate for a long time as they visit his store every week. He was always hopeful that someday, the members would win a big prize money and they have finally won prize money.