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Two Lotto players scoop $500,000 win

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Christmas has come early for two lucky Lotto players from Christchurch who have each won $500,000 in tonight’s live Lotto draw.

The winning tickets were sold at Paper Plus Eastgate in Christchurch and online at MyLotto to a player from Christchurch.

Powerball was not struck this evening and has rolled over to Saturday night, where the jackpot will be $12 million.

Lotto First Division will be $1 million and Strike Four will be $400,000 on Saturday night.

Lotto New Zealand’s Christmas promotion is now on. All Lotto Triple Dip tickets bought between Sunday 9 December and 7.30pm Saturday 29 December will be in the draw to win over 400 extra prizes, including $1 million cash, ten Ford Mustangs and 400 prizes of $5,000 cash..

Anyone who bought their ticket from either of the above winning stores should write their name on the back of the ticket and check it immediately at any Lotto outlet, online at MyLotto.co.nz or through the Lotto NZ App.

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