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jackpot

any large prize, kitty, or accumulated stake that may be won in gambling, such as a pool in poker that accumulates until the betting is opened with a pair of jacks or higher
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The businessman's winning number 203130 + 03 was randomly purchased in the Jackpot Gold 1 which netted him RM10,216,722 in total.
The biggest lottery jackpot in the world is 190.4M euros Here's how you can win it!
After no winning tickets were sold in Wednesday night's $448 million (https://www.powerball.com/games/home) Powerball jackpot, the prize for Saturday's drawing has climbed to nearly $500 million.
DES MOINES, Iowa -- No one has won the big Powerball prize, so the estimated jackpot now grows to $750 million -- the fourth-largest lottery jackpot in U.S.
A trifling Sh99 brought handsome rewards for Nairobi-based businessman Allan Olela as he struck a Sh20m Betin jackpot.
[euro]2.9bn How much Lotto sales have raised for good causes in past three decades 1,738 jackpots have been won with 745 of these exceeding [euro]1million 1988 Year the very first Lotto draw took place on Saturday April 16 572 players in Dublin have hit the jackpot, winning more than [euro]856million [euro]18.9m The largest ever prize won in Ireland by a syndicate in Carlow
While the concept of a lottery is nothing new; pick your numbers, pay your money and if the numbers come up you're a winner what is genuinely unique, is the money raised from Geordie Jackpot will be invested back in to the city, making the best city in the world even better.
AN estimated PS167m lottery jackpot on Tuesday will be the biggest ever offered to UK players after no one won Friday's EuroMillions top prize.
A recent game change intended to build excitement about the lottery increased the frequency of huge jackpots, and Wednesday's jackpot drawing came only a few months after the biggest Powerball jackpot in history -- a $590 million pot won in Florida by an 84-year-old widow.
Nicosia, Cyprus, June 29, 2013 --(PR.com)-- A retired grandmother was the first to win a huge jackpot on the new Spirit of the Inca slot game at Jackpot Capital Casino.
LOTTERY punters were hoping for a share of combined jackpots nearing PS100m over the next two days.
"Huge jackpots like these really capture the imagination of players and, in addition to the chance to win a life-changing jackpot, more people playing means more money raised for good causes all over the UK."