New Appleby Line big lottery winners
George Nacevski is overjoyed after winning a Guaranteed $1 Million Prize from the December 26, 2015 LOTTO 6/49 draw. The winning ticket was purchased at Hasty Market on Appleby Line in Burlington.
Natalia Korduner is also overjoyed after purchasing the winning $100,000 December 16, 2015 LOTTO 6/49 ticket at Metro also on Appleby Line. Natalia matched six of seven winning numbers on her ENCORE selection.
“This has been a Christmas blessing,” exclaimed Natalia, while at the OLG Prize Centre in Toronto where she picked up her winnings. Natalia, who isn’t a usual ENCORE player, says she is going to say yes to ENCORE from now on. “The lucky ticket was from a Free Play.”
Natalia knows exactly what she will do with her windfall. “I will be putting a down payment on a new house.”
Since LOTTO 6/49 was launched in June 1982, there has been a total of 3,334 LOTTO 6/49 draws with Ontario players having won more than $11 billion in prizes, including 1,316 jackpot wins.
There have been 274 Guaranteed $1 Million Prize draws to date. One hundred and seventeen of the winning tickets have been sold in Ontario. ENCORE can be played in conjunction with most online lottery games for an extra $1. There is an ENCORE draw every day.