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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 15, 2018

CONTACT: FLORIDA LOTTERY COMMUNICATIONS
(850) 487-7727

SARASOTA MAN TURNS $10 INTO $2 MILLION PLAYING
THE NEW $10 MONOPOLY™ JACKPOT SCRATCH-OFF GAME

TALLAHASSEE -The Florida Lottery announces that George Soulandros, 67, of Sarasota, claimed a $2 million top prize at Florida Lottery Headquarters in Tallahassee from the new $10 MONOPOLY™ JACKPOT Scratch-Off game He chose to receive his winnings as a one-time, lump-sum payment of $1,430,000.00.

Soulandros purchased his winning ticket from Publix, located at 2875 University Parkway in Sarasota. The retailer will receive a $4,000 bonus commission for selling the winning Scratch-Off ticket.

The $10 MONOPOLY JACKPOT Scratch-Off game launched on July 2, and offers more than $176 million in prizes, including eight top prizes of $2 million. The game's overall odds of winning are one-in-3.44.

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.

ABOUT THE FLORIDA LOTTERY

The Florida Lottery is responsible for contributing more than $33 billion to education and sending more than 775,000 students to college through the Bright Futures Scholarship Program. The Florida Lottery reinvests 98 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 $56.3 billion in prizes and made more than 2,000 people millionaires. For more information, please visit www.flalottery.com.

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Just Imagine®

Winning Numbers
Powerball with Double Play

Saturday, October 16, 2021

30-31-41-42-48-3-x3

Next Jackpot:

Monday, October 18, 2021

$65 Million

Winning Numbers

26-33-42-44-45-20

Mega Millions

Friday, October 15, 2021

3-20-31-34-65-18-x3

Next Jackpot:

Tuesday, October 19, 2021

$94 Million

Florida Lotto with Double Play and EZmatch

Saturday, October 16, 2021

10-21-27-30-31-32

Next Jackpot:

Wednesday, October 20, 2021

$6.75 Million


5-22-38-39-47-52

Saturday, October 16, 2021

4-25-26-44-58-4

Top Prize:

Sunday, October 17, 2021

$1,000/Day for Life

Friday, October 15, 2021

1-25-28-29-41-44

Next Jackpot:

Tuesday, October 19, 2021

$300,000

Saturday, October 16, 2021

6-11-18-23-35

Pick 5

Saturday, October 16, 2021

 -7-5-5-8-76

Saturday, October 16, 2021

 -9-4-6-3-74

Saturday, October 16, 2021

 -3-2-2-26

Saturday, October 16, 2021

 -9-4-5-64

Saturday, October 16, 2021

 -3-3-76

Saturday, October 16, 2021

 -7-1-04

Saturday, October 16, 2021

 -3-46

Saturday, October 16, 2021

 -5-84