Man wins $1 million playing Florida Lottery scratch-off game

Marques Robinson, of Port St. Lucie after winning the $1 million prize after playing a Florida Lottery scratch-off game. (Florida Lottery)

PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. – A man is $1 million richer after playing the $20 Monopoly Doubler scratch-off game, the Florida Lottery announced Monday.

According to Lottery officials, Marques Robinson, 37, of Port St. Lucie, claimed his prize at the Lottery’s West Palm Beach District Office.

He chose to receive his winnings as a one-time, lump-sum payment of $798,985.

Lottery officials said Robinson purchased his winning ticket from Tina’s Grocery in his hometown.

The business will receive a $2,000 bonus commission for selling the winning ticket.

“The $20 MONOPOLY DOUBLER Scratch-Off game launched on July 4, 2022 and features more than $493 million in cash prizes, including eight top prizes of $5 million!” the Florida Lottery said in a news release. “The game’s overall odds of winning are 1-in-3.02.”

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