Tauranga Strike player celebrates $200,000 win

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A lucky Strike player will be feeling festive after winning $200,000 with Strike Four in Lotto's Wednesday draw.

The winning ticket was sold at Greerton Lotto in Tauranga.

"Powerball was not struck this evening and has rolled over to Saturday night, where the jackpot will be $6 million," says a Lotto spokesperson.

"Lotto First Division will be $1 million on Saturday.

"All of Aotearoa New Zealand is now in the Covid-19 Protection Framework - otherwise known as the traffic light settings.

"Lotto NZ counters can open at all traffic light settings providing retailers comply with health and safety guidelines set out by the Ministry of Health.  

T"he live Lotto draws are unable to take place while Auckland is in red under the traffic light settings. 

"We will continue using computer generated draws under Audit New Zealand scrutiny for Lotto, Powerball, and Strike while Auckland is in Red. For more information, please see"

Anyone who bought their ticket from any of the above stores should write their name on the back of their ticket and check it at any Lotto NZ outlet, online at, or through the Lotto NZ App.

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