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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

THURSDAY, JUNE 17, 2021

CONTACT: FLORIDA LOTTERY COMMUNICATIONS

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PORT SAINT LUCIE MAN CONFIRMS HE'S A MILLIONAIRE
USING THE FLORIDA LOTTERY MOBILE APP

~ Player Wins From THE FASTEST ROAD TO $1,000,000 Scratch-Off Game! ~

TALLAHASSEE - The Florida Lottery announces that Akil Ferdinand, 36, of Port Saint Lucie, claimed a $1 million top prize from THE FASTEST ROAD TO $1,000,000 Scratch-Off game at Florida Lottery Headquarters in Tallahassee. He chose to receive his winnings as a one-time, lump-sum payment of $790,000.00.

Ferdinand says he couldn't believe he won a $1 million Scratch-Off top prize, "I decided to download the Florida Lottery mobile app to double check that I was a winner - I was so excited to see that I had just become a millionaire!"

Ferdinand purchased his winning ticket from Walmart, located at 1850 Southwest Gatlin Boulevard in Port Saint Lucie. The retailer will receive a $2,000 bonus commission for selling the winning Scratch-Off ticket.

The $30 game, THE FASTEST ROAD TO $1,000,000, launched in February 2020 and features 155 top prizes of $1,000,000 and over $948 million in cash prizes! The game's overall odds of winning are one-in-2.79.

Scratch-Off games are an important part of the Lottery's portfolio of games, comprising approximately 75 percent of ticket sales and generating more than $1 billion for the Educational Enhancement Trust Fund (EETF) in fiscal year 2019-20.

ABOUT THE FLORIDA LOTTERY

The Florida Lottery is responsible for contributing more than $39 billion to enhance education and sending more than 880,000 students to college through the Bright Futures Scholarship Program. The Florida Lottery reinvests 99 percent of its revenue back into Florida's economy through prize payouts, commissions to more than 13,000 Lottery retailers and transfers to education. Since 1988, Florida Lottery games have paid more than $75.6 billion in prizes and made more than 3,000 people millionaires. For more information, please visit www.flalottery.com.

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Winning Numbers
Powerball with Double Play

Wednesday, September 15, 2021

1-4-18-46-62-25-x3

Next Jackpot:

Monday, September 20, 2021

Not Available

Winning Numbers

5-34-36-38-57-7

Mega Millions

Friday, September 17, 2021

17-32-40-59-61-18-x3

Next Jackpot:

Tuesday, September 21, 2021

$432 Million

Florida Lotto with Double Play and EZmatch

Saturday, September 18, 2021

16-17-30-31-40-44

Next Jackpot:

Wednesday, September 22, 2021

$1.25 Million


3-7-11-19-25-30

Saturday, September 18, 2021

15-23-24-29-48-2

Top Prize:

Sunday, September 19, 2021

$1,000/Day for Life

Friday, September 17, 2021

3-13-18-19-24-36

Next Jackpot:

Tuesday, September 21, 2021

$1.6 Million

Friday, September 17, 2021

7-20-26-27-28

Pick 5

Saturday, September 18, 2021

 -5-1-2-7-57

Saturday, September 18, 2021

 -5-6-2-6-75

Saturday, September 18, 2021

 -1-6-0-17

Saturday, September 18, 2021

 -6-7-3-25

Saturday, September 18, 2021

 -0-1-47

Saturday, September 18, 2021

 -0-5-95

Saturday, September 18, 2021

 -0-57

Saturday, September 18, 2021

 -2-05