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$113,990An impressive sum!

$113,990An impressive sum!

Montréal, September 19, 2018 – On September 5, Chaudière-Appalaches resident Hélène Lacombe pocketed $113,990 while playing Rumble in the Jungle on Loto-Québec’s online gaming website, lotoquebec.com.



  • Game: Rumble in the Jungle
  • Prize won: $113,990
  • Date of win: September 5, 2018
  • Winner’s place of residence: Chaudière-Appalaches
  • Date and claim centre: September 7, 2018 at the Loto-Québec’s office in Québec City



  • Ms. Lacombe loves to relax with her husband by playing games on lotoquebec.com.

  • It was when she was playing Rumble in the Jungle that this first-time winner landed a prize of $113,990. “It’s pretty impressive,” she acknowledged with delight.

  • Her plans for her windfall include a cruise in the Caribbean.


Lottery prize payments in gaming halls and casinos

Lottery winners may claim their prizes at the Trois-Rivières and Québec City gaming halls, Loto-Québec’s Montréal and Québec City offices, or at the Casino de Montréal, Casino du Lac-Leamy, Casino de Charlevoix or Casino de Mont-Tremblant. All details are on the You’ve won? page of the Lotteries site.


About Loto-Québec

Loto-Québec’s mission is to responsibly and efficiently manage games of chance in a controlled and measured fashion, in the interest of all Quebecers. Entertainment is at the heart of its activities. Between January 1 and September 18, 2018, Loto-Québec paid out 102 prizes worth $1 million or more and created 86 millionaires. Gagnant à vie!, Grande Vie and Liste de vie! lotteries have provided 15 lucky winners with a lifetime annuity.


Patrice Lavoie
Corporate Director, Public Affairs, Press Relations and Social Media

Danny Racine
Communications Advisor

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