Mega Moolah jackpot of over $ 20 million found the winner
For almost a week now the world has one more millionaire. All thanks to the Mega Moolah jackpot! The largest win in the history of online pokies, reaching 20,291,171 dollars, was hit by a retired soldier at Betway Casino online.
The jackpot was paid in British pounds, as the winner is British. A former Royal Army soldier, John Heywood, who served in Afghanistan managed to radically change his life over just one night. Mega Moolah jackpot was won in the Betway online casino with bets of 25 pence (about 40 US cents).
The largest jackpot in history
This was a record Mega Moolah jackpot because of the Pound to the Euro transaction course, which was 1.3531 at the moment of winning. This means that if calculated in Euros jackpot amounts to 17,879,645.12 Euros (over $20 million), more than the previous record in the amount of 17,861,813 Euros, which was won in 2013, in Finland.
How the winner will spend the money
John Heywood, the winner, said: “I cannot believe in this victory, and still am not really aware of what has happened. I can help my dad now, who is very sick and give him the best treatment. I would give all the money back to see my father healthy! “. He also has plans to arrange a grand Mediterranean cruise for all his relatives once John’s father is back on feet.