As the search continues for the winner of Saturday’s jackpot, the National Lottery has revealed that the winning ticket was sold in Clifden.
The lucky player will be €7,337,744 better off when they claim their prize after getting six numbers and the bonus in the weekend draw.
The numbers were 3, 7, 18, 36, 40 and 42 and the bonus number was 16. The winning store will be announced tomorrow.
A spokesperson for the National Lottery said: “We can reveal that this winning ticket worth more than €7.3 million was sold in Clifden, the town often referred to as the Capital of Connemara.
“While we will announce the lucky store which sold this ticket tomorrow, we are now asking Lotto players who live in Clifden or for those who may be holidaying in the area to check their Lotto tickets very carefully to see if they are Ireland’s newest multi-millionaire.
“If you are this lucky winner, please sign the back of the ticket and contact our prize claims team on 1800 666 222 or email email@example.com and we will make arrangements for you to collect your prize.”
It is the eighth jackpot win this year and the 98th jackpot win in Galway since the game began in 1988. These jackpots total a whopping €162.3 million.