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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 20, 2016

CONTACT: FLORIDA LOTTERY COMMUNICATIONS
(850) 487-7727

MULBERRY MAN WINS TOP PRIZE PLAYING THE
$600,000,000 GOLD RUSH SCRATCH-OFF GAME

TALLAHASSEE - The Florida Lottery announces that Jason Busby, 35, of Mulberry, claimed a $3 million top prize in the $600,000,000 GOLD RUSH Scratch-Off game at Florida Lottery Headquarters in Tallahassee.

Busby chose to receive his winnings as a one-time, lump-sum payment of $2,359,392.16. He purchased his winning ticket from Get N Go, located at 2805 Shepherd Road in Lakeland.

The $20 Scratch-Off game, $600,000,000 GOLD RUSH launched in September 2014. The overall odds of winning are 1 in 2.95.

Scratch-Off games are an important part of the Lottery's portfolio of games, comprising approximately 65 percent of ticket sales and generating more than $734 million for the Educational Enhancement Trust Fund (EETF) in fiscal year 2015-16.

ABOUT THE FLORIDA LOTTERY

The Florida Lottery is responsible for contributing more than $30 billion to education and sending more than 725,000 students to college through the Bright Futures Scholarship Program. The Florida Lottery reinvests 98 percent of its revenue back into Florida's economy through prize payouts, commissions to more than 13,000 Florida retailers and transfers to education. Since 1988, Florida Lottery games have paid more than $52.4 billion in prizes and made more than 1,900 people millionaires. For more information, please visit www.flalottery.com.

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Winning Numbers

Wednesday, August 16, 2017

9-15-43-60-64-4-x3

Next Jackpot:

Saturday, August 19, 2017

$535 Million

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

7-16-20-66-73-7-x2

Next Jackpot:

Friday, August 18, 2017

$20 Million

Wednesday, August 16, 2017

14-37-45-48-51-52-x2

Next Jackpot:

Saturday, August 19, 2017

$7.5 Million

Thursday, August 17, 2017

11-15-21-23-58-3

Top Prize:

Monday, August 21, 2017

$1,000/Day for Life

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

4-6-23-34-13

Next Jackpot:

Friday, August 18, 2017

$550,000

Thursday, August 17, 2017

6-10-19-22-31

Friday, August 18, 2017

 -3-1-1-4-4

Thursday, August 17, 2017

 -3-1-1-9-8

Friday, August 18, 2017

 -0-5-4-9

Thursday, August 17, 2017

 -6-0-4-8

Friday, August 18, 2017

 -6-9-4

Thursday, August 17, 2017

 -4-5-2

Friday, August 18, 2017

 -0-0

Thursday, August 17, 2017

 -3-5