Someone in Ireland is €2.9 million richer after Wednesday night's Lotto
It could be you...
Ireland has a brand new millionaire after one lucky Lotto player managed to bag themselves almost €2.9 million in Wednesday night's jackpot.
The winner matched all the numbers in the main draw, which boasted a jackpot of €2,895,277.
The winning numbers were 5, 21, 25, 29, 41, 43 and a bonus number of 31.
The National Lottery has confirmed that the winning ticket was sold in County Cavan.
WINNER ALERT!! Congratulations a ticket sold in Co. #Cavan has matched all 6 numbers drawn to win tonight's #Lotto Jackpot of €2,895,277 🎇😀🎇 Who's feeling lucky?? Players can check their tickets here: https://t.co/t3MuVgO4AM pic.twitter.com/I0BZqQ8AlZ
— The National Lottery (@NationalLottery) June 13, 2018
There were no big winners in the Lotto plus 1 draw, which saw the princely sum of €500,000 rollover for another week.
The numbers in the Lotto plus 1 draw were: 17, 20, 31, 34, 38, 43 and a bonus number of 35.
There was also no winner of the Lotto plus 2 draw, worth €250,000. The numbers in that draw were: 1, 4, 11, 23, 46, 47, and a bonus number of 40.
There were 76 winners of the Raffle Prize, with each winner receiving €300. The winning number was 9441.
Saturday night's Lotto jackpot is set to be an estimated €2 million.
There seems to be something in the water this week, as not only did one Irish EuroMillions player win €1 million in the Ireland Only Raffle, another player struck it rich in the Daily Millions draw.
The ticket was sold at Tramore Service Station, Waterford Road, Tramore, Co Waterford.