First Euromillions rollover of 2011
Last Updated: Saturday 15th January 2011, 11:13 am
Last night saw the first Euromillions rollover of 2011, giving lottery players much to look forward to next week as the jackpot hits £24 million. For the last four weeks, the Euromillions Lottery has found a winner every single week, but now it’s a Euromillions rollover, long overdue for many bumper-jackpot fans. Despite the rolled over jackpot, there were plenty of winners in last night’s Euromillions draw, with over £4 million paid out in the UK alone.
The jackpot for last night’s Euromillions draw reached a staggering £12.6 million and if you’d like to check your lottery tickets then you can do so now on the lottery results page.
Despite the jackpot rolling over, there were still plenty of winners in the draw, with UK players faring fairly well. Three UK players matched five main balls and one lucky star and each of those collect £273,664 and another single player matched five main balls and with collect £69,032.
Of course, there’s no forgetting the Million Raffle winner, who is the only person to win a million from last night’s Euromillions draw. This winner took the UK prize fund over £5 million and will no doubt be celebrating right now.
There’s a whole week to wait now for the £24 million rollover draw but you can buy lottery tickets now. Also don’t forget if you’re in the UK, there’s also a UK Lotto rollover up for grabs tonight with an estimated jackpot of £6.8 million so if you don’t have your tickets for that one, grab them now!