A group of 90 Italian gamblers managed to pick the Superenalotto six winning numbers, setting a record win of more than €371 million (395 million dollars).
the largest jackpot ever awarded in a European lottery event.
On Thursday night, the Superenalotto draw was conducted.
The winners, who each staked five euros, are unknown, and they will get payouts totaling more than four million euros.
While Spain’s “El Gordo” Christmas game distributes more than €2 billion, the prize does not increase with each round that goes by without a winner.
In addition, a sizable number of gamblers shared in the rewards.
In the Superenalotto lottery in Italy, players had to choose six numbers from a range of 1 to 90.
From May 2021, or just under 21 months, there had been no winner.
Punters in 16 of Italy’s 20 regions received the winnings.
The $2.04 billion Powerball prize set the record for the largest jackpot ever won in November of the previous year by a Californian lottery player.