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$200,000A 200X Multiplicateur ticket makes for one happy winner in Côte-Nord!

$200,000A 200X Multiplicateur ticket makes for one happy winner in Côte-Nord!

Montréal, June 16, 2021 — Gordon Malec was in for a wonderful surprise when he scratched his 200X Multiplicateur ticket. On May 20, the Côte-Nord resident pocketed $200,000, one of the major prizes that the lottery game offers.

 

In summary

  • Lottery game: 200X Multiplicateur
  • Prize: $200,000
  • Category: 200x multiplier prize
  • Prize payout date: May 20, 2021
  • Winner’s place of residence: Côte-Nord
  • Retailer: Libre-service Fermont (401 Le Carrefour, Fermont)

 

Highlights

  • This is the first major win for Gordon, who plays the lottery regularly.
  • He’s a fan of scratch tickets, especially the $20 and $30 ones.
  • “I always figured that if I wanted to win a decent amount of money, I might have a better chance with a pricier ticket than with a $2 or $3 ticket,” he said.
  • Because of the 200X multiplier, it took him a few moments to realize that he’d had won such a hefty prize.
  • The lucky winner says he wants to buy a house with his winnings.

 

COVID-19: How to claim a prize

As part of the collective effort to stop the spread of COVID-19 and to protect the health and safety of its customers and employees, Loto-Québec’s prize claim offices in Montréal and Quebec City are open by appointment only to ticket holders who’ve won a prize of $5,000 or more. For this reason, players who’ve won such a prize should contact Loto-Québec’s customer service team. Under the current circumstances, the safest and most efficient way to claim a prize is still by mail. For more information on prize payment terms and conditions, please visit lotoquebec.com.

 

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 May 30, 2021, Loto-Québec paid out 57 prizes of $1,000,000 or more to winners. The Gagnant à vie and Grande Vie lotteries have provided 11 lucky winners with a lifetime annuity. Major prize winners are listed on the Winners page of the Lotteries website.

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