Solo winner from Mandaue City, Cebu bags P120-M Grandlotto 6/55 jackpot

Published August 31, 2021, 10:52 AM

by Merlina Hernando-Malipot

The Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) on Tuesday, Aug. 31 announced that a solo bettor from Cebu won the P120-million Grandlotto 6/55 jackpot prize.

Grandlotto 6/55 jackpot winner for Aug. 30, 2021 (Photo from PCSO)

In an email advisory, PCSO confirmed that a ticket in Mandaue City, Cebu correctly guessed the jackpot combination 07 – 13 – 05 – 25 – 28 – 03 for the Grandlotto 6/55 in a draw on Aug. 30.

The summary of winners posted on its Facebook page also showed that the winning ticket for the Grandlotto 6/55 won a total jackpot prize of P120,063,346.80.

For the second prize, 81 winners will receive P100,000 each.

Winners need to go to PCSO’s main office in Mandaluyong City and present the winning tickets along with two identification cards to claim their prizes.

Prizes that are above P10,000.00 will be subject to 20 percent tax pursuant to TRAIN Law, PCSO said.

PCSO reminded the public that the prizes that were not claimed within one year from date of draw will be “considered forfeited” based on the Republic Act No. 1169.

Meanwhile, PCSO said that nobody guessed the winning combination for the Megalotto 6/45 with a jackpot prize of P10,335,277.20. The winning combination was 41 – 05 – 19 – 20 – 13 – 42.

While there was no major prize winner for the Megalotto 6/45, there were four second prize winners who will receive P32,000.00 each.

For the 4D Lotto, a total of 24 first place winners are set to receive P17,860.00 after correctly getting the winning combination 2 – 6 – 2 – 3.