I bought lotto ticket for silly reason & won big… I thought I broke machine | The Sun

I bought lotto ticket for silly reason & won big… I thought I broke machine | The Sun

December 12, 2022

A LUCKY punter has recalled the moment she won £82,000 on the lottery – having first thought she broke the ticket terminal.  

The woman, from Adelaide, Australia, was left shocked when she checked her slip for the Keno Spot 9 jackpot draw last Saturday.


“I was in a bit of shock!” she said, recalling the winning moment with officials from the Lott.

“I wasn’t having the best day, so I decided to put a ticket on and treat myself to a nail manicure.

“After I got my nails done, I went to Woolworths to pick up some groceries and I came back to check my Keno Spot 9 ticket at the local newsagency.

“I thought I broke the lottery machine when I went to scan my ticket because it came up something I’ve never seen before – something out of the ordinary!

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“The team member reassured me that I didn’t break the machine and it was actually a $150,000 win! It’s the most I’ve ever won.

“It’s very exciting,” she added.

The mum says she will now waste no time in sharing her winnings after scooping the huge prize.

She says she plans to help pay for her daughter’s wedding.

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“Thank you so much," she exclaimed.

The lucky win comes after teenager scooped a cool £814,000 just two weeks after his grandfather predicted he would.

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