Norwegian man wins almost 200 million in ‘Vikinglotto’

VikingLotto.Photo: Gorm Kallestad / NTB scanpix

A Norwegian winner potted NOK 199,962,295 in the Viking Lottery on Wednesday night. It is the sixth biggest payout to a Norwegian Viking Lotto player ever.


To the gaming company, the winner announced that there will be a fun celebration with ginger.

‘’It has not gone to my head. I feel quite normal.I think I’ll ask to get the prize in 100 kroner notes, so I’ll see how much money it is,’’ said the winner to Norsk Tipping. The lottery winner wants to be anonymous.

The payout goes into the record list as the sixth largest.The record is from 2017, when a woman from Oslo won a total of 341,285,000 kroner.


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