TORONTO, ON – Life is a little more “grand” for Won Ryu of London. He matched all five main numbers to win a second prize of $25,000 a year for life with DAILY GRAND in the October 14, 2021 draw. Won opted for the lump sum prize of $500,000.
Won is a regular lottery player. "I play the lottery weekly, and my favourite game is DAILY GRAND," he shared while at the OLG Prize Centre in Toronto to collect his winnings. "I play my own numbers comprised of significant family dates."
The 41-year-old father and student says he checked his email while at home when he discovered his big win. "I was trying so hard to stay calm!"
He called his wife to share the news. "She started screaming in celebration and then we called our parents to tell them," he smiled.
Won says he has been living in Canada for three years and plans to buy a new house for his family with his winnings. "I am so humbled to know this win will help my family settle and build a life in Canada," he concluded.
The winning ticket was purchased on OLG.ca.
I am so humbled to know this win will help my family settle and build a life in Canada.