Leprachaun cashes €94 million in EuroMillions lottery
An Irish punter has become significantly richer by scooping a €94 million jackpot in the EuroMillions lottery. The winner shares a €188 million cash prize with a lottery player from Belgium. It’s unknown if the life-changing jackpot has been won by a single ticket-holder or a lottery group.
In 2005, another Irish gambler nabbed a €115 million jackpot in the EuroMillions lottery. Dolores McNamara, a cleaning lady from Limerick, invested €1.7 million of her winnings in a mansion. Three years ago, Nigel Page and Justine Laycock took home €67 million in cash
courtesy of a winning EuroMillions ticket. The couple spent €4.8 million of their fortune on an eco-friendly villa.
€12.5 million jackpot
Three months ago, an EuroMillions player from Urlingford, Co Kilkenny scooped a €500.000 jackpot. At the start of this year, 60-year-old Joe Clarke hit a €12.5 million jackpot
thanks to a winning EuroMillions ticket. The garage owner won the life-changing cash prize
after he purchased a New Year's Day draw ticket in Belfast.