ONE lucky winner UK winner is believed to have taken home the latest EuroMillions jackpot.
Last night’s prize draw was estimated to be worth a HUGE £111 million. Here’s what we know so far.
Who won Euromillions last night?
So far nobody has come forward to claim the whopping jackpot draw.
Players have since been urged to check their numbers.
Speaking after the draw on Friday, Camelot’s Andy Carter, Senior Winners’ Advisor at The National Lottery, said, “What amazing news, one UK winner has scooped the incredible £111m EuroMillions jackpot in tonight’s special Super Jackpot draw.
“This is the fourth UK jackpot win this year.
“Players are urged to check their tickets and give us a call if they think they are tonight’s lucky jackpot winner.”
The full prize is £111,540,000.00.
According to the 2021 Sunday Times Rich List, this will mean the winner will have around twice as much money as former One Direction star Niall Horan and about £20m more than former Take That singer Gary Barlow.
What were last night’s Euromillion number?
The winning EuroMillions numbers are 07, 20, 36, 40, 46, while the winning EuroMillions Lucky Star numbers are 02, 04.
According to the National Lottery website, players have 180 days to claim their prize.
A note on the site reads: “We hope a lucky player comes forward in time but if a valid claim is not received within 180 days (around 6 months) of the draw date, the prize and any interest earned on it will go to benefit National Lottery Projects across the UK.”
Who are the biggest Euromillions winners?
Britain’s richest ever lottery winner secured a jackpot of £170 million in October 2019.
However, the lucky ticket holder decided to stay anonymous.
The second highest prize – £161m – went to Colin and Chris Weir, from North Ayrshire, Scotland, in 2011.
The following year, Adrian and Gillian Bayford, from Suffolk, won £148m.
The fourth highest UK winner, who also chose to remain anonymous, took home £123m in 2019.
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The highest amount ever won in the EuroMillions was in February when a Swiss player took home 210 million euros (£180m).
Tickets for EuroMillions are sold in nine countries with ticket-holders all trying to win a share of the same jackpot each week.