In this file picture taken on January 29, 2009 Visitors take a look at playing machines on the International Gaming Expo on the Earls Court centre in west London, on January 29, 2009. SHAUN CURRY / AFP
A document jackpot of 200 million euros ($242 million) was received Friday in France by a ticket holder who has 120 days to assert the prize, the EuroMillions lottery stated.
The win is the most important ever scooped by a participant of the EuroMillions lottery with the earlier document standing at 190 million euros, received a lot of instances, most not too long ago in October 2019.
Friday’s staggering prize went up for grabs after the jackpot rolled over twice final week.
Players in France have picked up 110 out of 499 Euromillions jackpots — practically 1 / 4 — because it started in 2004, adopted by Britain which has had 108 winners and Spain with 105.
Apart from France, EuroMillions tickets will be purchased in Austria, Belgium, Britain, Ireland, Luxembourg, Portugal, Spain, and Switzerland.