Sault Instant Keno winner plans on getting hitched


Within moments of scratching his INSTANT KENO (Game #1417) ticket, Edward Bradley of Sault Ste. Marie knew he won the $50,000 top prize.

“I realized I had all 10 correct numbers,” shared Edward while at the OLG Prize Centre in Toronto where he picked up his winnings. “I started shouting and jumping up and down in excitement!”

Edward shared the good news with his mother-in-law.

“She said, ‘Now you can all go on vacation!’”

Edward has some special plans for his windfall. “My spouse and I have been together for eight years. Now it’s time to make it official. This prize will help us pay for the suits, flowers, everything!”

This is Edward’s first lottery win. “It feels amazing! I’d love to buy a new car as well but my first purchase is going to be an engagement ring,” concluded Edward.

INSTANT KENO is a $3 INSTANT game that has five top prizes of $50,000. Overall odds of winning are 1 in 3.40.

The winning ticket was purchased New York News on Bay Street in Sault Ste. Marie.