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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

THURSDAY, JULY 1, 2021

CONTACT: FLORIDA LOTTERY COMMUNICATIONS

(850) 487-7727

communications@flalottery.com

ORLANDO MAN BECOMES A MILLIONAIRE PLAYING
THE $5,000,000 GOLD RUSH CLASSIC SCRATCH-OFF GAME

TALLAHASSEE - The Florida Lottery announces that Francisco Hernandez Ruano, 47, of Orlando claimed a $1 million prize from the $5,000,000 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 $710,000.00.

Hernandez Ruano purchased his winning ticket from Food Mart, located at 2099 South Goldenrod Road in Orlando. The retailer will receive a $2,000 bonus commission for selling the winning Scratch-Off ticket.

The $20 game, $5,000,000 GOLD RUSH CLASSIC, 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-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.

ABOUT THE FLORIDA LOTTERY

The Florida Lottery is responsible for contributing more than $39 billion to enhance education and sending more than 880,000 students to college through the Bright Futures Scholarship Program. The Florida Lottery reinvests 99 percent of its revenue back into Florida's economy through prize payouts, commissions to more than 13,000 Lottery retailers and transfers to education. Since 1988, Florida Lottery games have paid more than $75.6 billion in prizes and made more than 3,000 people millionaires. For more information, please visit www.flalottery.com.

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Winning Numbers
Powerball with Double Play

Monday, May 16, 2022

7-15-22-36-64-13-x2

Next Jackpot:

Saturday, May 21, 2022

Not Available

Winning Numbers

9-27-41-59-64-21

Mega Millions

Tuesday, May 17, 2022

7-21-24-41-65-24-x4

Next Jackpot:

Friday, May 20, 2022

$131 Million

Florida Lotto with Double Play and EZmatch

Wednesday, May 18, 2022

5-13-26-29-34-45

Next Jackpot:

Saturday, May 21, 2022

$1.5 Million


7-17-34-40-41-52

Wednesday, May 18, 2022

19-41-49-58-60-3

Top Prize:

Thursday, May 19, 2022

$1,000/Day for Life

Tuesday, May 17, 2022

6-7-8-15-31-33

Next Jackpot:

Friday, May 20, 2022

$1.55 Million

Wednesday, May 18, 2022

Morning  -15

Wednesday, May 18, 2022

Matinee  -5

Wednesday, May 18, 2022

Afternoon  -14

Wednesday, May 18, 2022

Evening  -14

Wednesday, May 18, 2022

Late Night  -12

Wednesday, May 18, 2022

1-8-9-26-27

Pick 5

Wednesday, May 18, 2022

 -8-2-0-3-80

Wednesday, May 18, 2022

 -0-6-4-1-81

Wednesday, May 18, 2022

 -6-7-0-80

Wednesday, May 18, 2022

 -1-0-0-61

Wednesday, May 18, 2022

 -9-7-80

Wednesday, May 18, 2022

 -3-7-31

Wednesday, May 18, 2022

 -8-60

Wednesday, May 18, 2022

 -9-01