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Hamilton man wins six-figure jackpot with OLG Football Pools

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Hamilton man wins six-figure jackpot with OLG Football Pools

A Hamilton man was the only person to pick every game correctly on Football Pools (card 14, list 1348), winning a total of $111,541.50.

“I play football and hockey Pools whenever it is available,” shared the 38-year-old, who wished to remain anonymous.

He said he checked his phone following the final game and says he told his girlfriend that he had won big.

He says he plans to invest some of his winnings.  

Pools is a $5 sports game where the most correct picks allow the winner to claim or share the prize pool.

The winning ticket was purchased at Eastwood Variety on Mary St. in Hamilton.

Due to COVID-19, OLG is currently limiting the number of in-person prize claim appointments at the OLG Prize Centre in Toronto to only those that require a face-to-face interview. Customers with prizes over $50,000 are asked to call 1-800-387-0098 to discuss available prize claim options. Prize claims up to $49,999.90 should continue to be submitted by mail.

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