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“Guaranteed” excitement for Latest Lotto 6/49 Winner


When Donald Revesz heard that someone in Kelowna had won $1 million, he never believed it could be him. That is until he saw the matching winning numbers and his disbelief turned to shock.

The Kelowna resident purchased his winning ticket at the Orchard Plaza Save-on-Foods on Cooper Road in Kelowna, and checked the winning numbers online while visiting his mother in Saskatchewan.

“When I saw that my number matched I couldn’t believe it,” exclaimed Revesz. “I was away in in Saskatchewan so I had to wait until I was back in B.C. to validate the ticket.”

Despite the anxious wait to confirm this win, Revesz immediately called home to tell his “very excited” wife the good news.

The avid outdoorsman won the Guaranteed Million Dollar Prize for the June 18, 2014 Lotto 6/49 Draw. He said he doesn’t have any immediate plans for the million dollars except to put the money in the bank.

Lotto 6/49 is a nationwide lottery game drawn on Wednesdays and Saturdays after 6 p.m. (PT). Each draw includes a Guaranteed Prize Draw of $1 million. Players can purchase tickets at any lottery retailer or at

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