UK lottery winner nets £73m jackpot

A lottery winner in the UK has scooped a staggering £73 million jackpot on tonight's EuroMillions draw.

One UK ticketholder has scooped £73m on the EuroMillions draw
One UK ticketholder has scooped £73m on the EuroMillions draw

The ticket holder matched the numbers to claim the top prize.

The winning numbers i n the EuroMillions draw are 30, 42, 04, 31 and 38 and t he Lucky Star numbers are 11 and 02.

A National Lottery spokesman said: "This Bank Holiday has turned out to be truly memorable for one UK winner, not only will they enjoy the extra day off but they'll now also be banking a multi-million pound cheque.

"This single UK ticket-holder will enter the exclusive top 10 on The National Lottery rich list - at number eight - and we've got the champagne on ice ready for the lucky winner to claim their prize.

"As well as offering a chance to win life-changing prizes, EuroMillions continues to help raise over £33m every week for National Lottery-funded projects across the UK."