A Shortland man is feeling happier than the Australian cricket team today after discovering he is now $200,000 richer from winning 1st Prize in today’s Lucky Lotteries Mega Jackpot draw. 

The thrilled winner won the guaranteed 1st Prize of $200,000 in Lucky Lotteries Mega Jackpot draw 1382, drawn Friday 12 July 2019. 

As well as winning the coveted 1st Prize, the happy man also scored a consolation prize of $1,000, bolstering his total win to $201,000. 

When we broke the life-changing news to the winner, he was completely hit for six. 

“You’re pulling my leg!” he exclaimed. 

“Two hundred thousand dollars? You’ve just made my day! 

“I wasn’t sure if you were calling to tell me I’d won over $80 million but I’m happy with $200,000! 

“Thank you so much. I’ll definitely remember this call forever!” 

When asked how he planned to enjoy his good wicket, the thrilled winner immediately declared he had his sights set on an international test tour. 

“The cricket tests in England loom so I’ll be heading over there to cheer on the team,” he laughed.

The regular player, who wishes to remain anonymous, purchased his winning entry of two consecutive numbers at Broadmeadow Post & News, 104 Belford St, Broadmeadow.