Home / News / Local News / Anonymity plea for Cypriot Joker millionaire

Anonymity plea for Cypriot Joker millionaire

The first Cypriot to win such a high amount in the JOKER lucky number game, is a Limassol man who suddenly found himself over €16 million the richer has asked to remain anonymous.

The Greek Cypriot resident of Limassol on Thursday won a whopping €16,428,349 million after spending just  €3 to play and getting his lucky coupon on Thursday afternoon, hours before the draw.

The tax man will also get a cut of the man’s winnings, leaving him with 80% or just over €13,142,4000.

The winning coupon was purchased in a betting shop belonging to Fotini Kavazi in Mesa Yitonia in Limassol and the winning numbers were: 9, 11, 33, 43, 44 with JOKER the number 13.

A further eight players who found the five numbers without the Joker will each win €120,884 while a 236 people who found four numbers and the Joker will each cash in €2,500.

It was the second largest roller-over jackpot for the Joker draw.

Check Also

Teachers go to court

By Athena Karsera State school teachers will be taking their battle against the new appointment …

International fuel prices push down costs for Cyprus drivers

Cyprus consumers have enjoyed a series of fuel prices reductions over the past few weeks as international crude oil prices continue to fall in the most significant first and second quarter drop of the past two decades.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *