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$265,266Laval: Record jackpot won at Lucky Lily Keno

$265,266Laval: Record jackpot won at Lucky Lily Keno

Montréal, November 11, 2019 — On November 3, Laval resident Nicole Saulnier pocketed $265,266 while playing Lucky Lily Keno on Loto-Québec’s online gaming website, lotoquebec.com.


In summary

  • Game: Lucky Lily Keno
  • Prize won: $265,266
  • Date of win: November 3, 2019
  • Winner’s place of residence: Laval
  • Claim date and location: November 11, 2019, at Loto-Québec’s head office, Montréal



  • On November 3, Nicole Saulnier and her spouse were comfortably seated in their living room playing Lucky Lily Keno online.

  • After triggering the wheel with 8 out of 10, they realized they’d won the $265,266 progressive jackpot! “When the wheel stopped on white, we were stunned!” said the winner as she accepted her cheque at Loto-Québec’s offices in Montréal. “We didn’t sleep much. I thought I’d wake up to find it wasn’t true!”

  • Planning ahead for their retirement, the couple had just purchased the RV they’d always wanted. Now, thanks to this win, they’ve already planned their first trip!


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 November 6, 2019, Loto-Québec paid out 76 prizes of $1,000,000 or more and turned 69 people into millionaires. The Gagnant à vie and Grande Vie lotteries have provided 22 lucky winners with a lifetime annuity. Winners of large prizes are listed on the Winners page of the Lotteries site.


Patrice Lavoie
Corporate Director, Media and Public Affairs

Renaud Dugas
Senior Advisor, Media and Public Affairs

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