Wednesday 23 April, 2014 - A Rosebud man has scored a first division prize of $357,580.72 in Tatts Lotteries’ soccer-based lottery game, The Pools!
The Mornington Peninsula retiree told a Tatts official that he plans to share his good fortune with family.
“I’m going to share half of the prize money with my brother; he couldn’t get the smile off his face when I told him!” the winner said.
“Then I’ll pay off my debts with the prize money and buy some income-producing shares,” he added.
The man won his first division prize of $357,580.72 in The Pools, a Tatts Lotteries game where numbers are drawn based on the results of local and international soccer matches.
The man purchased his winning The Pools 36-game marked entry online from Tatts.com.
The winning numbers in The Pools draw 1499 on Saturday 19 April, 2014 were 38, 12, 5, 21, 13 and 3 with the supplementary number 32.