Valencia bar wins EUR 10 million
'El Niño' lottery win brings EUR 10 million to lucky bar in Valencia.
7 January 2008
VALENCIA - After "the fat," comes "the child." Following the Christmas lottery draw, known as El Gordo, yesterday saw the drawing of El Niño, a huge gaming payout that promises EUR 2 million for every one of the 55 tickets that hold the winning number.
The Valencian city of Castellón de la Plana was the exclusive point of sale for the winning ticket, bearing the number 87.657.
A syndicate from the bar El Sol had purchased 10 tickets with the winning number, meaning a windfall totalling EUR 10 million for the lucky members.
[Copyright El Pais / ángel sánchez 2008]
Subject: Spanish news