A stupendous year for UK EuroMillions jackpot punters has continued on Friday 27th October as one fortunate player guessed all five main numbers and two Lucky Stars to win €17,000,000. The top prize has now been claimed twice consecutively. In total, there have been 6 winners from the UK in 2017.
The numbers drawn on Friday night were 3, 16, 23, 32 and 39, with the two Lucky Stars being 1 and 4. Aside from the top prize winner, there were 3 players who matched 5 main numbers + 1 Lucky Star to grab €356,433. Another 16 players also scooped up €15,565 after matching 5 main numbers.
The other rewards won ranged from €4.20 for matching two main numbers to €3,205 for guessing 4 main numbers plus two Lucky Stars.
EuroMillions UK Success
The United Kingdom now boasts 69 jackpot winners since the launch of EuroMillions in 2004, making it the third nation with most success. France sits on top on 87 jackpot wins, with Spain edging closer with 84. Portugal is behind the United Kingdom on 66, while most of the other participating countries have also had multiple top prize winners.
The last time a ticket holder from the UK bagged the jackpot was on Friday 25th August, when another top prize of €17,000,000 was handed out. The latest UK lucky winner now has 180 days to come forward and claim their prize, and can decide whether to remain anonymous or to go public with their fortune
Play for the €28,000,000 EuroMillions Jackpot
The jackpot has increased at €28,000,000 for the next draw on Friday 3rd November, after no one claimed the top prize on Tuesday’s draw, and participants are eager to take a chance on winning by choosing their lucky numbers. You can play in the next EuroMIllions draw by clicking here