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2019 Winners

Clayton Man Wins $10,000 Playing $250 GRAND

(DOVER, Del.) — A Clayton man, who ended 2018 with a $2,900 win playing Instant Games, starts 2019 off with an even bigger win. The man, who wished to remain anonymous, purchased ten $250 GRAND Instant Game tickets from Shore Stop #269 on Glenwood Ave. in Smyrna, and one of them was a $10,000 winning ticket.

“I had to run out to my truck to get my glasses,” the man said about learning he had won. “I was in disbelief.”

The man, who also enjoys playing POWERBALL® and MEGA MILLIONS® when the jackpots get higher, said he has won prizes in the past, but this is his biggest win yet.

When asked what he was planning on doing with his winnings, the man said he wants to surprise his niece with tickets to a concert she wanted to see in Atlantic City for her and a friend, get his ex-wife’s car serviced, and take a trip with his mom and sister.

The man claimed his prize from Lottery Headquarters on January 14, 2019.

Since the start of operations in 1975, the Delaware Lottery has contributed nearly $5.2 billion to the state’s General Fund to help finance needed state services that benefit everyone in Delaware. The Lottery offers a variety of games: POWERBALL®, MEGA MILLIONS®, LOTTO AMERICA®, MULTI-WIN LOTTO, LUCKY FOR LIFE®, PLAY 3, PLAY 4, Keno®, iGaming and assorted Instant Games, Video Lottery, Sports Lottery and Table Games. Delaware Lottery game and promotional details are available at delottery.com, at licensed locations, and from the Lottery’s office in Dover.

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Millsboro Man Starts his Day with a $15,000 Win

(DOVER, Del.) — For over a year, Anthony Cichocki has been purchasing Instant Game Tickets from Back Bay Tobacco in Longneck. On a visit in late 2018, he decided to purchase five $15,000 BONUS PLAY tickets, and one of them ended up being a $15,000 winner.

“I was scratching (Instant Game tickets) while I was eating breakfast…I almost choked on my cereal,” Cichocki said about his win. “I didn’t believe it. I was dumbfounded. I had to double check the ticket to make sure I won.”

When asked what he was planning to do with his winnings, Mr. Cichocki said, “I’m remodeling my house, so this came at a good time.”

The man claimed his prize from Lottery Headquarters on January 11, 2019.

Since the start of operations in 1975, the Delaware Lottery has contributed nearly $5.2 billion to the state’s General Fund to help finance needed state services that benefit everyone in Delaware. The Lottery offers a variety of games: POWERBALL®, MEGA MILLIONS®, LOTTO AMERICA®, MULTI-WIN LOTTO, LUCKY FOR LIFE®, PLAY 3, PLAY 4, Keno®, iGaming and assorted Instant Games, Video Lottery, Sports Lottery and Table Games. Delaware Lottery game and promotional details are available at delottery.com, at licensed locations, and from the Lottery’s office in Dover.

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Rehoboth Man Starts 2019 with $10,000 Win

(DOVER, Del.) — A 65-year-old retired teacher won $10,000 before taxes by matching four numbers and the MEGA BALL® on the January 1st MEGA MILLIONS® drawing. The man, who wished to remain anonymous, purchased two Quick Pick tickets from Super G #387 in Rehoboth.

The man says he enjoys playing draw games, especially when the jackpots get high, and has been playing the Delaware Lottery for a few years.

When the man checked his numbers on January 2nd, he was very surprised to see that he had won. “I was shocked,” the man said. “I had to check the numbers a few times to make sure.”

The man, who will take home $7,600 after taxes, immediately told his wife about the big win.

When asked what he was planning to do with his winnings, the man said he is putting it into savings for the time being.

The man claimed his prize at Lottery Headquarters on January 4, 2019.

Since the start of operations in 1975, the Delaware Lottery has contributed nearly $5.2 billion to the state’s General Fund to help finance needed state services that benefit everyone in Delaware. The Lottery offers a variety of games: POWERBALL®, MEGA MILLIONS®, LOTTO AMERICA®, MULTI-WIN LOTTO, LUCKY FOR LIFE®, PLAY 3, PLAY 4, Keno®, iGaming and assorted Instant Games, Video Lottery, Sports Lottery and Table Games. Delaware Lottery game and promotional details are available at delottery.com, at licensed locations, and from the Lottery’s office in Dover.

Winner Privacy is our Policy.
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