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If the winner is an individual, they now have a fortune eclipsing those of singers Sir Tom Jones, Adele and Ed Sheeran
A UK ticket-holder has claimed a record Andy Carter, senior winners adviser at the National Lottery, said the team "look forward to helping the ticket-holder start to enjoy their new-found wealth".
The ?170,221,000.00 jackpot was won when the winning numbers picked were 7, 10, 15, 44 and 49, with 3 and 12 selected for the Lucky star numbers.
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According to the Sunday Times Rich List's 2019 rankings, the winner's wealth eclipses that of singers Sir Tom Jones, Ed Sheeran and Adele, who are worth ?165m, ?160m and ?150m respectively.The lucky ticket-holder has also beaten the previous record set by Colin and Chris Weir who became Britain's richest lottery winners when they claimed ?161m in 2011." alt="Colin and Chris Weir" class="Img__Image-s1jp862x-0 lmLsXj"/>PA MediaPrevious UK winners
Colin and Chris Weir, from North Ayrshire, Scotland in 2011.
?148mAdrian and Gillian Bayford, from Suffolk, in 2012.
?123mAnonymous UK ticket-holder in June.
?121.3mAnonymous UK ticket-holder in April last year.
?114.9mPatrick and Frances Connolly, from NI, in January.
Source: BBCMillionaires from previous lottery wins have shared their experiences about how to make the most of the jackpot since the win was announced on Tuesday.The Euromillions jackpot had rolled over 22 consecutive times since July 19, first reaching the maximum prize fund of ?170m (€190m) on 24 September.">
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