Wednesday, October 22, 2014   

Spanish, French lottery winners split 130m euro pot
(01-08 09:21)

A Spanish and a French punter shared more than 130 million euros in the EuroMillions draw, with the jackpot swelled after 10 consecutive draws without a winner.
Organizers La Francaise des Jeux said the lucky pair would pocket more than 65 million euros each.
The new millionaires have 60 days to claim their haul.
The EuroMillions lottery, launched in 2004, is now played by nine countries across western Europe: Austria, Belgium, Britain, France, Ireland, Luxembourg, Portugal, Spain and Switzerland.—AFP

   
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