British ticket holder wins the EuroMillions jackpot tonight – but has to share the £ 33 million prize with a player from France
- Jackpot of £ 33 million to be shared between one player in the UK and another in France
- Andy Carter of the National Lottery advised people to check their tickets online
- Tonight’s main EuroMillions numbers are 04, 09, 14, 21 and 27, and the two Lucky Star numbers are 04 and 06
A UK ticket holder has won the EuroMillions jackpot tonight, but has to share the £ 16.5 million prize with a winner from France.
The £ 33 million jackpot will be split between the two players, Camelot said, and a player from France has also pocketed £ 16.5 million.
Andy Carter, senior winners advisor at The National Lottery, said: ‘It’s great news for a British winner who has pulled in a share of tonight’s £ 33 million EuroMillions jackpot and has won an amazing £ 16.5 million.
Picture: stock picture of EuroMillions tickets. A British player has won £ 16.5m in the EuroMillions draw tonight but has to share the win with someone from France
“Players are urged to check their tickets online to see if they are the last big winner – the National Lottery results are always available on the website and via the National Lottery app.”
He said people have 180 days to check their tickets, which means the price can be claimed until November 22, 2020.
Tuesday’s main EuroMillions numbers are 04, 09, 14, 21 and 27, and the two Lucky Star numbers are 04 and 06.
The two winners matched all numbers to take home the top prize.
Picture: Tonight’s winning numbers, which brought a cool £ 16.5 million to a British player