EuroMillions – £170M jackpot winner CLAIMS record prize making them richer than Ed Sheeran

A LOTTERY ticket holder from the UK has right now grow to be the nation’s largest ever winner after claiming the staggering £170million EuroMillions jackpot.

The fortunate punter matched all 5 major numbers – 07, 10, 15, 44, 49 – in addition to the 2 fortunate stars – 03, 12 – in Tuesday evening’s draw.

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They’re now richer than singer Ed Sheeran, who’s value an estimated £160million and Adele who’s value round £150million.

The ticket holder can also be higher off than actress Helen Mirren and the Duke and Duchess of Sussex.

And whoever has claimed the massive prize can splash out on outrageously costly gadgets like a superyacht or personal desert island.

With the large jackpot of their checking account they might fly into area and again with Virgin Galactic an unimaginable 850 instances.

Camelot mentioned there could be no info on whether or not the winner is a person or a syndicate, or the place the ticket was purchased, until the ticket-holder decides to go public.

The prize could be paid out at a ticket validation appointment and the ticket-holder would then determine whether or not or to not stay nameless.

Andy Carter, senior winners adviser on the Nationwide Lottery, mentioned: “That is the most important win ever on The Nationwide Lottery and we look ahead to serving to the ticket-holder begin to get pleasure from their new-found wealth.”

THE WORLD'S FIVE BIGGEST LOTTO WINS

  1. £1.308 billion (Powerball) on January 13 2016 within the US, for which three successful tickets had been offered, stays historical past’s largest lottery prize
  2. £1.267 billion (Mega Million) a winner from South Carolina took their time to return ahead to assert their prize in March 2019 not lengthy earlier than the April deadline
  3. £633.76 million (Powerball draw) from a winner from Wisconsin
  4. £625.76 million (Powerball)  Mavis L. Wanczyk of Chicopee, Massachusetts claimed the jackpot in August 2017
  5. £575.53 million (Powerball)  A fortunate pair of winners scooped the jackpot in Iowa and New York in October 2018

The £123 million winner in June has by no means revealed their id and Camelot, which runs the Nationwide Lottery and EuroMillions, wouldn’t say whether or not it was a person winner or a syndicate.

Adrian and Gillian Bayford, from Suffolk, took dwelling greater than £148 million in August 2012.

It has been a very profitable 12 months for Britons within the EuroMillions this 12 months, with a number of jackpots claimed.

Within the New Yr’s Day draw, Patrick and Frances Connolly, from Northern Eire, received the £114.9 million EuroMillions jackpot.

Ade Goodchild landed a £71 million prize in March, whereas one other nameless ticket-holder bagged £35.2 million in April.

In the meantime, one other Briton received £1 million within the Millionaire Maker Choice sport on Tuesday.

The Thunderball numbers had been 13, 11, 26, 12, 29 and the Thunderball itself was 10, however no-one received the highest prize of £500,000.

Mr Carter added: “One extremely fortunate ticket-holder has scooped the large £170million EuroMillions jackpot. They’re now the UK’s largest ever winner.


“It’s been a improbable 12 months for UK EuroMillions gamers, with a tremendous 5 jackpot wins.

“In June, one fortunate ticket-holder, who selected to stay nameless, turned one of many UK’s largest ever winners after scooping a £123 million jackpot.

“As at all times, the crew are available to assist and assist information the brand new winner as they begin their journey with their life-changing win.”

WHO ARE THEY RICHER THAN?

  • Charles Saatchi, who has a internet value of round £146m
  • Ed Sheeran, who has a internet value of round £160m
  • Brian Might, who has a internet value of round £160m
  • Sir Tom Jones, who has a internet value of round £165m
  • DJ Calvin Harris, who has a internet value of round £165m

The jackpot winner may additionally get themselves a personal island with the winnings
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Gillian scooped the £148million jackpot with then hubby Adrian Bayford, 47, in 2012
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