Multi-Million Arizona Lotto Ticket Unclaimed

Ben Hamill - December 13, 2019

Folks lucky enough to win millions playing the Lottery mostly get to sample the sweet taste of victory but once in their lifetime, whilst many others never do. But there’s a third category also, and it’s hard to decide if t...Read More

Canada’s Unclaimed Lottery Jackpots

Ben Hamill - November 09, 2019

It’s a strange and baffling notion indeed to think that a Lottery win would go unclaimed. Especially when that win runs into the millions. And yet, according to operators all over Europe and even the world, it happens more often ...Read More

EuroMillions Pays Out Largest Jackpot Ever

Ben Hamill - October 13, 2019

Tuesday night’s EuroMillions draw started off just like any other. Many assumed that the roll-over jackpot would yet again do the same; having rolled over a total of 4 times in a row since it was last won on July 11. But the draw...Read More

Player Wins $1 Million In Catskills Promo

Ben Hamill - September 30, 2019

A player from Ulster Park in New York recently walked away with a cool $1 million in prize money from NY’s Resorts World Catskills Casino. The $1 million in jackpot prize money was presented in the form of a special player promotio...Read More

May 4 LottoMax Winner Yet To Claim CA$2M

Ben Hamill - May 21, 2019

Winnipeg has an unsuspecting millionaire on the loose. According to the Western Canada Lottery Corporation (WCLC), a winning ticket to the tune of CA$2 million remains unclaimed, following a May 4 Lottery draw. The corporation has taken t...Read More

Lotto Max Jackpot Now Worth $55 Million

Ben Hamill - April 05, 2019

$50 million. That was the size of Friday night’s Lotto Max jackpot. What’s more, no winning ticket was recorded, which means that the draw scheduled to take place on Friday, April 5, has the potential of bestowing upon a very ...Read More

Mega Millions Mega Winner Pays It Forward

Ben Hamill - March 22, 2019

Kindness seems to be a quality that is worthy of a reward. Not only did the winner of the biggest Lottery win paid out in the history of the US Lottery allow a stranger to step up ahead of her in the ticket sales line at the time of havin...Read More

Lotto Player Nearly Loses Out On $273 Million Win

Ben Hamill - March 13, 2019

There’s no such thing as new news; or so the old saying goes. But the following story debunks that particular theory with sheer pomp and grand ado. Mike Weirsky is an unemployed man living in New Jersey, USA. He is also a Lottery pl...Read More

Irish Family Takes Home Record £152m Win

Ben Hamill - February 23, 2019

A family residing in a town just outside of Dublin, Ireland has made headlines around the world after winning an incredible £152 million jackpot in EuroMillions. After realizing how big they had won, the family in question admitted ...Read More

Calgary Man Wins $1m in Maxmillions Draw

Ben Hamill - February 04, 2019

One fortunate man from Calgary managed to win the favor of Lady Luck last December when he purchased a ticket for a Maxmillions draw. The man is now one million dollars wealthier for putting his trust in the lotto numbers, according to lo...Read More

OL’s Mega Millions Online Sales Prohibited

Ben Hamill - January 25, 2019

Last month, the Oregon Lottery (OL) over in the US agreed to end a profitable partnership that allowed local retailers to sell Mega Millions tickets online through a Maltese digital company called Lotter.com. This is the same company tha...Read More

Perks and Perils of Sharing a Lotto Win

Ben Hamill - January 11, 2019

On New Year’s Day, a British couple living in Northern Ireland received an incredible surprise. Patrick and Frances Connolly became the fourth largest lottery winners in the history of the United Kingdom, pocketing a jackpot worth &...Read More

Alberta’s $60m Jackpot Still Unclaimed

Ben Hamill - January 10, 2019

If you’ve stashed away last year’s lottery tickets in a dusty hiding spot, officials are hinting that it might be a good time to double-check your numbers. The record-breaking $60 million Lotto MAX jackpot ticket that was sol...Read More

PartyPoker’s Live MILLIONS Dates Unveiled

Ben Hamill - January 10, 2019

Premium poker brand PartyPoker has officially revealed the dates for its 2019 Live MILLIONS Events. The brand is already running its added value online qualifiers for the highly anticipated first event, which is set to take place this co...Read More

Long Island Player Wins $425m on Jan 1st

Ben Hamill - January 05, 2019

At this time of the year many people make resolutions to try their luck playing the lottery in search of a better, richer future. As it turns out, lotteries also seem to pay out heftier jackpots around the start of January, which has been...Read More

partypoker Makes History Online

Ben Hamill - December 13, 2018

History was made last week as online Poker once again managed to re-invent itself. The biggest online Poker tournament in history ran on partypoker, proving that the game of Poker has evolved into something that is bigger and better than ...Read More

Fresh Changes Coming to Lotto Max in 2019

Ben Hamill - December 03, 2018

Lotto Max has long been Canada’s biggest regulated lottery game, with many thousands of dedicated players eagerly awaiting its weekly draws. Due to this popularity, the game has been careful to move with the times, and will soon hav...Read More

Lotto Winner Heads to Hawaii To Escape Win

Ben Hamill - December 01, 2018

Upon learning that they have won the lotto, most people head straight to their local operator’s offices to pick up their giant checks with massive grins on their faces. However, according to lottery officials across Canada, it is no...Read More

$60m Lotto Max Winner Yet to Step Forward

Ben Hamill - November 28, 2018

The winner of a record-smashing $60 million Lotto Max jackpot during the month of October has still not come forward to claim their fortune, according to local officials. However, surprisingly, this kind of occurrence is far from rare. I...Read More

Canada’s Lottery Luck Continues to Shine

Ben Hamill - November 20, 2018

September, October and the first half of November were all extremely lucky months for lottery players in both Canada and the USA. After the record breaking $1.6 billion Mega Millions jackpot was struck by a lucky punter over in South Car...Read More

Record €7.8m Joker Millions Slots Win

Ben Hamill - November 15, 2018

One exceptionally lucky slots player from Sweden has managed to break another world record by landing a humongous cash jackpot on Yggdrasil’s popular Joker Millions progressive title. The player in question took home a cool SEK80, ...Read More

Caribbean Party Poker Rocks the Bahamas

Ben Hamill - November 15, 2018

Partypoker’s Caribbean Party Poker series is off to a great start, having kicked off on November 9. The series will run all the way until November 17 at Baha Mar in the Bahamas, which of course is the ideal setting for a few rounds ...Read More

Lottery Winner Seeks Boyfriend for $100k

Ben Hamill - November 14, 2018

A woman who in 2013 became the UK’s youngest-ever lottery winner at just 17 is now reportedly looking for a ‘loyal’ boyfriend. Nothing out of the ordinary there – except that she is also willing to pay him a $100,0...Read More

$9.6m Lotto Jackpot Won by Ontario Ticketholder

Ben Hamill - November 07, 2018

CBC News Canada has just made an announcement that will come as a particularly exciting one if you’re an avid lottery player. According to officials and the national news agency, a winning Lotto 6/49 ticket was recently sold in Lon...Read More

Canadians Clamber for Their Share of $115m

Ben Hamill - November 06, 2018

Jackpot fever has gripped Canada just as tightly as it did the US before the legendary $1.6 billion Mega Millions jackpot was struck by a lucky player in South Carolina last month. It has also been spurred on by various locals’ luck...Read More

Canadian Grandmother Scores $700k Lotto Win

Ben Hamill - November 03, 2018

A grandmother living in the Canadian region of Saskatchewan was thrilled with a lovely birthday surprise earlier this month. The lucky gran is now more than $700,000 wealthier thanks to a winning lottery ticket that was gifted to her by h...Read More

Poker Players Vie for $1.6bn Lotto Jackpot

Ben Hamill - October 31, 2018

Poker players have been doing everything they can to get their hands on the legendary . Players of the classic card game are forever chasing the next big cash win, be it during tournaments or traditional cash rounds. Most of them will ne...Read More

$60m Lotto Max Winning Ticket Has Been Sold

Ben Hamill - October 31, 2018

Are you one of Canada’s millions of avid lottery players? If you were clever enough to buy yourself a Lotto Max ticket in Edmonton for this week’s upcoming draw, be sure to check your ticket twice! According to the Western Ca...Read More

Record Breaking $1.6bn Lotto Prize Won

Ben Hamill - October 30, 2018

One very lucky lotto ticket holder in South Carolina has been named the winner of the largest cash jackpot in American history. has now confirmed that there has been one winner for the life-changing $1.6 billion prize. The winning numbe...Read More

US’s Mega Millions Jackpot Value Soars

Ben Hamill - October 25, 2018

Lotto fever has struck the US as players scramble to get their hands on tickets – and the jackpot of a lifetime. The current pool is standing at an unbelievably tempting $1.6 billion. Thousands of potential billionaires have been ...Read More

Still No Winner for $60m Lotto Max Prize

Ben Hamill - October 19, 2018

seem to be an especially common occurrence in Canada, with millions in prizes forsaken each year under mysterious circumstances. People lose their tickets, forget to have them validated, leave the country for a while… anything can...Read More

Pascal Lefrancois Wins Big at Barcelona

Ben Hamill - August 30, 2018

, this year’s partypoker LIVE MILLIONS Grand Final Barcelona Main Event was still a roaring success. This year, it was pro player Pascal Lefrancois who walked away victorious, winning an unbelievable €1,700,000 and the grand wi...Read More

The Man Who Cracked Roulette in the 1970’s Dies

Ben Hamill - August 14, 2018

Richard Jarecki, a researcher who cracked the mysteries of roulette back in the 70’s, has passed away at the age of 86. Jarecki managed to become an international icon by taking advantage of imperfect roulette wheels and earning m...Read More