Oz Lotteries Player is Set For Life with Unexpected Win

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A Sydney man cannot believe his luck as his lotto habit finally scored him a Division 1 win. Now the lucky Oz Lotteries player is set for life with $4.8 million!

Set for Life is the newest Australian lottery. It started in 2015 and since become a favourite with many players. This lottery is unique to other Australian lotteries for several reasons. Firstly, its major prize is a payment of $20,000 per month over 20 years. It also has Division 2 prize, which is also paid as $5,000 per month for a year. Secondly, this is the only lottery that allows you to play your ticket over 7 days – a draw per day. Meaning you have 7 chances of winning with every single game (7 numbers) each week! It’s exactly what Oz Lotteries winner found attractive about Set for Life.

Moving to Play Online

He’s joined Oz Lotteries about half a year ago when he was looking for a quick and easy way to buy his regular lotto tickets. The man in his 50’s shared that he sometimes struggled to get to the shops in time to buy his tickets as he worked late or he was stuck in traffic on his way home.

“It was a hassle. Sometimes I’ve missed on big draws cos I couldn’t make it to the shops in time.”

He discovered Oz Lotteries had all the tickets options he usually played (plus a few more he didn’t know about before), plus the convenience of buying online whenever he wanted. He tried by playing a few different games including the big ones like Powerball, Oz Lotto and Saturday Lotto. The man was excited to discover Lucky Lotteries and charity lotteries. But he stayed true to his habit of playing a 16 x game Set for Life ticket weekly.

“I like how you buy one ticket for the whole week.”

The lucky player shared that he’d usually go online on Sunday nights to check results and replay his ticket for next week. But he least expected that his regular ticket would finally deliver a Division 1 win in Set for Life draw 2342 on Monday 3 January 2022.

How it Feels to be Set for Life

When the Oz Lotteries team called the winner, he was completely speechless. He was aware of his win because he received the email notification the night before. But he was still in complete shock and disbelief.

“This is… Oh, wow! Oh… Goodness… I mean… Oh, gimme a minute, would you?”

The winner was thankful for the thorough explanation of what happens next and what he needs to do to claim his prize. He really appreciated Oz Lotteries Customer Support team‘s time in talking him through whats and hows.

“I’ve never won anything big before. This was really helpful.”

The lucky winner was thrilled that he’ll now be seeing $20,000 land in his account monthly for the next 20 years.

“So happy I don’t have to worry about money anymore! I think I might retire early!”

 

Cool Set for Life facts

  • In 2021 there were 20 players who won Set for Life Division 1 prize by replaying their ticket.
  • To date, there are 92 Div 1 winners across Australia for Set for Life.
  • In 2021, 260 players won Div 2 in Set for Life.
  • Sunday was the most popular day for a Division 1 win.
  • October was the month with the highest number of Division 1 winners.
  • New South Wales boasts the most Division 1 winning entries.
  • Set for Life “hottest number” is 15. It appeared in most draws in 2021.
  • “Coldest number” is 24, it’s been drawn the least across 2021.

 

Set for Life draw 2342 Results

Set for Life draw 2342 took place at 9:30pm AEST Monday 3 January 2022.

Main winning numbers: 15, 44, 23, 17, 2, 11, 24
Supplementary numbers: 39, 21

If you would like the chance to be the next lucky Oz Lotteries player set for life, get your Set for Life ticket at Oz Lotteries today.

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