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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

FRIDAY, AUGUST 28, 2020

CONTACT: FLORIDA LOTTERY COMMUNICATIONS

(850) 487-7727

SPRING HILL MAN $1 MILLION RICHER AFTER PLAYING
THE $15,000,000 GOLD RUSH SPECIAL EDITION SCRATCH-OFF GAME

TALLAHASSEE - The Florida Lottery announces that Paul Humphrey, 70, of Spring Hill, claimed a $1 million prize from the $15,000,000 GOLD RUSH SPECIAL EDITION Scratch-Off game using a secured drop box located at the Jacksonville District Office. He chose to receive his winnings as a one-time, lump-sum payment of $700,000.00.

Humphrey purchased his winning ticket from Liquor Outlet, located at 1426 Pinehurst Drive in Spring Hill. The retailer will receive a $2,000 bonus commission for selling the winning Scratch-Off ticket.

The $15,000,000 GOLD RUSH SPECIAL EDITION game launched in February 2019 and features six top prizes of $15 million - the largest Scratch-Off top prize offered by the Florida Lottery! The game also offers 24 prizes of $1 million. The game's overall odds of winning are one-in-2.60.

Scratch-Off games are an important part of the Lottery's portfolio of games, comprising approximately 75 percent of ticket sales and generating more than $1 billion for the Educational Enhancement Trust Fund (EETF) in fiscal year 2019-20.

To help protect employees and players during the COVID-19 outbreak, Florida Lottery Headquarters and district offices remain closed to the public until further notice. Players who have winning tickets are encouraged to utilize the Lottery's secured drop box located at each district office or mail tickets to Florida Lottery Headquarters or their nearest district office. All claim deadlines have been extended, giving players the option to hold on to winning tickets and wait to claim any prizes until Lottery offices reopen to the public. For more information, please visit www.flalottery.com/closures.

ABOUT THE FLORIDA LOTTERY

The Florida Lottery is responsible for contributing more than $37 billion to enhance education and sending more than 840,000 students to college through the Bright Futures Scholarship Program. The Florida Lottery reinvests nearly 98 percent of its revenue back into Florida's economy through prize payouts, commissions to more than 13,000 Florida retailers and transfers to education. Since 1988, Florida Lottery games have paid more than $71 billion in prizes and made nearly 3,000 people millionaires. For more information, please visit www.flalottery.com.

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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

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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

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Saturday, October 16, 2021

4-25-26-44-58-4

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Sunday, October 17, 2021

$1,000/Day for Life

Friday, October 15, 2021

1-25-28-29-41-44

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Tuesday, October 19, 2021

$300,000

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6-11-18-23-35

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Saturday, October 16, 2021

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