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$169,263This Montréal man’s win couldn’t have come at a better time!

$169,263This Montréal man’s win couldn’t have come at a better time!

Montréal, December 17, 2020 — On November 22, Montréal resident Scott Fitzpatrick won $169,263 while playing Pots O’ Luck on Loto-Québec’s gaming website, lotoquebec.com, on his tablet. When he realized that he’d won the progressive jackpot, he wasted no time in waking up his spouse to tell her the good news. Scott had just bought a new house prior to this windfall. “This win came at just the right time!” he exclaimed.


In summary

  • Game: Pots O’ Luck
  • Prize: $169,263
  • Win date: November 22, 2020
  • Winner’s place of residence: Montréal


COVID-19: How to claim your prize

As part of the collective effort to stop the spread of COVID-19 and protect the health and safety of its customers and employees, Loto-Québec has reopened its prize claim offices in Montréal and Quebec City by appointment only, and only for prize claims amounting to $10,000 or more. Right now, the safest and most efficient way to claim a prize amounting to less than $10,000 is by mail. Prizes amounting to $600 or less can be claimed at any Loto-Québec retailer.


Please note: Owners of physical lottery tickets with an expiry date between March 17 and September 17, 2020, inclusively who’ve won a prize will have an additional six months to claim it. The payment terms for prizes won on lotoquebec.com remain the same.


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 December 14, 2020, Loto-Québec paid out 106 prizes of $1,000,000 or more to lottery winners. The Gagnant à vie and Grande Vie lotteries have provided 15 lucky winners with a lifetime annuity. Major prize winners are listed on the Winners page of the Lotteries website.


Renaud Dugas
Senior Advisor, Media and Public Affairs

Samuel Larochelle
Public Affairs Advisor

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