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Big winners on Costa de Sol in Spain's El Niño lottery

The first prize is two million euros per series - although most people only buy a décimo (tenth).
The first prize is two million euros per series - although most people only buy a décimo (tenth). / SUR
  • The winning first prize number 19570 was sold in Malaga city, Alhaurín de la Torre and Estepona

The draw of Spain's El Niño lottery this Wednesday has delivered a bumper 700 million euros in prizes and the first prize number 19570 was sold at outlets in Malaga city, Alhaurín de la Torre and Estepona.

The second prize was number 03436. And the third prize for 05587.

The first prize is 2 million euros per series; the second prize of 750,000 euros per series and the third prize 250,000 euros per series. The series are broken down into décimos (tenths) – which is what most people purchase

In addition, there are 20 prizes of 3,500 euros and another 1,400 prizes of 1,000 euros per series.

The state lottery always takes place on 6 January 6 coinciding with the day of the Epiphany.