|With over a jackpot of over 9 million euros at stake, most Greeks couldn’t resist the urge to take a shot. With hundreds of thousands of lottery enthusiasts trying their luck the OPAP online lottery system came to a grinding halt. OPAP, the official lottery organizer online and offline reported turnover of 2 billion euros in 2002 with profits of 206 million euros.|
After filling in millions of columns of the Joker numbers game by this week the state lottery and football pools company OPAP allowed an extra day for them to pick their numbers.
Although, the lucky numbers (35, 31, 28, 3, 45) and the joker (8) have been disclosed, exact details of the 9.3 million euro prize winner have not been.