Edmund Savarin wins $27,500 in Daily3 Lottery

Ken George (left) shakes hand with Savarin while two DNL employees look on

Edmund Paul Savarin of Check Hall is the first ever highest winner of the Dominica National Lottery’s (DNL) Daily3 game.

Savarin was presented with a cheque of $27,500 Tuesday morning at the Dominica National Lottery office.

Sales and Marketing Manager at the Dominica National Lottery Ken George said that Savarin, who actually won $28,000 but had cashed $500, made history when he emerged winner of the jackpot.

“Daily3 is a game that one decides how much he or she chooses by betting on that particular game… I am very much proud … he has become the first person to ever win the highest. We had earlier on a top prize for $15,000 which stood for a very long time…” George explained.

Savarin won the game on August 6. He purchased his ticket at Jossie’s Delight; the winning number was 370.

He expressed contentment in his earnings and told media that it was always his aim to break the record since he started playing the game in 2005. He encouraged player to, “Keep on playing, and don’t get discouraged.”

Savarin informed that he had been successful in other lottery games in previous years so his winning did not come as a surprise.

When asked, Savarin said that he did not want to disclose his plans or secret to his winnings.

“I cannot give out my technique … You have to plan,” He said.

The Daily3 has paid out to the public for the month of July over $200,000, according to the DNL.

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7 Comments

  1. hippssy
    August 12, 2010

    Congrats.not even scratch I just win.lol.They really say that if something is there for you,you will get it.

  2. Chief
    August 12, 2010

    Hey, Mr. Savarin, you remember me? I am your mother’s sister’s uncle’s brother. Never forget famaly eh.

  3. Beff LA
    August 11, 2010

    Congrats!

  4. ZERO
    August 11, 2010

    Man i am tired of playing that thing and just losing,losing,losing!!!…
    You got to be in it TO LOSE IT !!!!!!
    GIVE ME A DRINK NOH !!!!

  5. Tarsia Severin
    August 11, 2010

    Congratulations!! to a very devoted player . You deserve it!

  6. August 11, 2010

    WOW EVERY BODY BLESSINGS IS NOT THE SAM.I HOPE YOU SPEND IT WISELY

  7. Just simple
    August 11, 2010

    congratulations…..although i am “jealous” lol. as the motto goes “you must be in it to win it!” i was not in it so i could not win it. congrats and use the cash wisely…blessedness.

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