Baltimore Store Sells $50,000 Winning Bonus Match 5 Ticket

Lucky ticket sold in March 23 drawing

Congratulations to our new Bonus Match 5 top-prize winner! The Maryland Lottery is looking for the player holding a $50,000 winning ticket from the Tuesday, March 23 drawing.

Maiden Choice Liquors in Baltimore sold the ticket, which matches the five winning numbers of 6, 22, 28, 35 and 36; the Bonus Ball was 14. Lottery officials urge the winner to sign the back of the ticket and put it in a safe place.

Winners typically get 182 days from the date of the drawing to claim prizes. However, the Lottery has temporarily extended claiming deadlines due to Maryland’s COVID-19 state of emergency.

The winner can claim the prize by mail or in person by appointment at the Lottery headquarters’ Customer Resource Center, which is located at 1800 Washington Blvd. in Baltimore. Get details on how to claim by mail here and how to schedule an appointment here.

This is our 14th top-prize-winning Bonus Match 5 ticket of 2021.

Maiden Choice Liquors located at 1064 Maiden Choice Lane in Baltimore also has reason to celebrate! The Lottery will give the store a bonus of $500 for selling a top-prize winning ticket in the game.

Bonus Match 5 drawings take place seven days a week. Players select five numbers ranging from 1 to 39. The Bonus Ball drawn from the remaining 34 numbers provides extra chances to win. Your ticket is a winner if you match five, four or three of the original five winning numbers selected in the drawing. If you match the Bonus Ball number, you only need to match four, three or two of your original numbers to win!