In-state game sees first jackpot hit in 2020
Happy St. Patrick’s Day to our lucky Multi-Match winner! We’re looking for the lucky player who won the game’s $1.5 million jackpot in the Monday, March 16 drawing.
The winner, who is the first player to hit a Multi-Match jackpot in 2020, can choose between the $1.5 million annuity or an estimated $1.375 million cash option (before taxes). The winning ticket with the numbers 4, 22, 23, 33, 35 and 43 was sold by 7-Eleven #39563 at 8850 Centre Park Drive in Columbia.
Lottery officials encourage the winner to sign the back of the ticket and keep it in a safe location. The winner has 182 days to claim the prize in person at Lottery headquarters located at 1800 Washington Blvd. in Baltimore. The Customer Resource Center is now open 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Mondays and 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Tuesdays-Fridays. This winner may also claim prizes by mail; visit How to Claim on mdlottery.com for details.
The lucky Howard County retailer will receive a $1,500 bonus for selling the winning ticket.
Multi-Match is a $2 game. The Lottery draws six numbers from 1 to 43 every Monday and Thursday night. For each $2 game, players receive three lines of six numbers each. Players match between three and five numbers on any one line to win up to $1,000. Match between five and 18 numbers total on all three lines combined to win up to $2,000 more. To win the jackpot, players match all six numbers on any one line. The overall chances of winning a prize are 1 in 8.5.
Watch the drawings at 11:22 p.m. Mondays and Thursdays on WBAL TV. Results also are available online at mdlottery.com and on your smartphone. Simply download the free MD Lottery app in the Apple and android app stores.