John Dunn, aged 83 from Compton in Wolverhampton, says he will spend the money repaying his sons for buying him a car.
This is the first competition he has won in years, with the last one also being in the Express & Star too.
Mr Dunn, who lives at home with his wife Hazel, 75, said: "I am delighted, it is very rare that I win anything.
"I think the last time I won was in the Express & Star about 20 years ago.
"There was a competition I won for tickets for the Millwall and Wolves match and I entered that and won two tickets.
"I didn't expect to win another competition."
Asked how he would spent the money, Mr Dunn, who used to work in a planning office in Darlaston, said: "I had an old car before.
"It failed its MOT in March so I had to scrap it. I was without a car. My two sons donated a new car for me.
"I will split the money and give it back to them. Nothing glamorous."
Find out the next winner in tomorrow's edition of the Express & Star.