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EuroMillions Results: One Lucky Ticket Scoops £76m Jackpot

EuroMillions Results: One Lucky Ticket Scoops £76m Jackpot

A ticket holder in Ireland has won tonight's EuroMillions jackpot which was an estimated 88.5 million euro (around £76 million).

The National Lottery in Dublin confirmed that there was one victor from Ireland of the Europe-wide €88.58m (£75.86m) jackpot.

Last night's winning numbers were 1, 5, 7, 17 and 23 and the lucky stars were 3 and 8.

The National Lottery confirmed on Wednesday afternoon that the ticket holder had been in touch and would be able to pick up the prize money some time next week.

The only other known winners was the bus syndicate from Dublin while there have been ten since 2004 who have remained anonymous.

EuroMillions Results: One Lucky Ticket Scoops £76m Jackpot

"Protocol from the National Lottery is they normally wait for the victor to step forward first".

This is the third-largest Euromillions prize won in Ireland.

An Irish player matched five main numbers and two lucky stars in Tuesday's draw.

Other winners in Ireland have scooped the jackpot with wins of €94 million, €29.4 million and €15 million. You can play EuroMillions online or purchase physical tickets at authorised retailers in any of the participating countries.

National Lottery CEO Dermot Griffin told the Pat Kenny Show he understands the rush to find out all the details.

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