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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 13, 2019

CONTACT: FLORIDA LOTTERY COMMUNICATIONS

(850) 487-7727

CHIEFLAND MAN CLAIMS $5 MILLION TOP PRIZE
PLAYING THE $20 GOLD RUSH CLASSIC SCRATCH-OFF GAME

TALLAHASSEE - The Florida Lottery announces that Luis Bruno, 55, of Chiefland, claimed a $5 million top prize in the $20 GOLD RUSH CLASSIC Scratch-Off game at Florida Lottery Headquarters in Tallahassee. He chose to receive his winnings as a one-time, lump-sum payment of $3,550,000.00.

Bruno purchased his winning ticket from Murphy Express, located at 2126 North Young Boulevard in Chiefland. The retailer will receive a $10,000 bonus commission for selling the winning Scratch-Off ticket.

The $20 GOLD RUSH CLASSIC game launched in October 2018 and gives players the opportunity to win up to $5,000,000. Overall odds of winning are one-in-2.99.

Scratch-Offs are an important part of the Lottery's portfolio of games, generating more than $871 million for the Educational Enhancement Trust Fund (EETF) in FY 2017-18, and comprising approximately 69 percent of ticket sales.

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The Florida Lottery is responsible for contributing more than $34 billion to education and sending more than 808,000 students to college through the Bright Futures Scholarship Program. The Florida Lottery reinvests 97 percent of its revenue back into Florida's economy through prize payouts, commissions to more than 13,000 Florida retailers and contributions to education. Since 1988, Florida Lottery games have paid more than $61.2 billion in prizes and made more than 2,000 people millionaires. For more information, please visit www.flalottery.com.

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Winning Numbers

Saturday, March 16, 2019

30-34-39-53-67-11-x2

Next Jackpot:

Wednesday, March 20, 2019

$550 Million

Tuesday, March 19, 2019

10-42-53-67-68-15-x3

Next Jackpot:

Friday, March 22, 2019

$50 Million

Saturday, March 16, 2019

1-5-13-18-28-32-x5

Next Jackpot:

Wednesday, March 20, 2019

$3.5 Million

Monday, March 18, 2019

11-26-39-49-50-2

Top Prize:

Thursday, March 21, 2019

$1,000/Day for Life

Tuesday, March 19, 2019

5-6-8-10-22-27

Next Jackpot:

Friday, March 22, 2019

$1.7 Million

Tuesday, March 19, 2019

4-7-15-28-36

Tuesday, March 19, 2019

 -0-7-5-9-7

Tuesday, March 19, 2019

 -2-4-8-0-8

Tuesday, March 19, 2019

 -5-2-3-0

Tuesday, March 19, 2019

 -1-7-8-5

Tuesday, March 19, 2019

 -8-8-7

Tuesday, March 19, 2019

 -6-3-5

Tuesday, March 19, 2019

 -6-2

Tuesday, March 19, 2019

 -1-9