One of the largest lottery operators in the United States “New York Lottery” has just made an announcement about a Powerball Lottery player. The lottery team has revealed that the lucky player managed to win $1,000,000 by playing the Powerball Lottery game.
However, the winner still hasn’t shown up to claim the prize money and the New York Lottery officials as well as the Powerball Lottery team are anxiously waiting for the winner to turn up.
The lottery operators are eager to meet the winner to congratulate them personally and learn their exciting story. According to the majority of the lottery officials, the best part is when the players win a huge prize and the lottery teams get to know their unique stories.
The New York Lottery team has confirmed that the $1,000,000 prize-winning ticket for Powerball Lottery was sold in Buffalo. The ticket sold for the Powerball Lottery game was for the draw that was held on Wednesday, March 17, 2021.
The result came out in favor of the lucky player from Buffalo who ended up winning a million-dollar jackpot prize.
The NY Lottery team has also shared the name and address of the store that sold the lucky ticket. The name of the lucky store is Speedway, which is located on 1810 Maple Road.
When playing the Powerball Lottery game, the players have the option of choosing from 01 to 69 that are primary numbers. Apart from the primary numbers, the players also get to choose the red Power ball number that is available in a range from 01 to 26.
The draw for the Powerball Lottery is held every Wednesday and Saturday, and the draw timing is always at 10:59 pm.
The Powerball Lottery is the second-largest lottery game in the entire world. The operator had started providing lottery services back in 1992 and it has been around for more than 28 years.
The minimum price for the Powerball Lottery ticket is $2 and by playing the game, players have the opportunity to win millions and on some occasions, even billions.
When it comes to the top five largest lottery prize jackpots, Powerball Lottery takes the lead as it has given 4 out of 5 top lottery prizes.
The largest prize ever given away by the Powerball Lottery as well as in the entire history of lottery games was $1.586 billion back on January 13, 2016.
The second-largest prize given away by the Powerball Lottery was $768.4 million, the third one for $758.7 million, and the fourth prize was $687.8 million.
As for NY Lottery, it is currently the largest in entire North America. The NY Lottery alone reportedly contributed $3.38 billion in the fiscal year 2019-2020 for charitable causes.