If you’re a keen slot player then it’s likely you’ll at least have been aware of the huge jackpot that had accumulated on Mega Moolah. You may even have been trying to win the cash for yourself.However, players have now been put out of their misery as it has been confirmed that a British soldier has won the colossal £13million jackpot.
Jackpot Claimed Last Friday
Gaming giant Microgaming, the company behind the popular Mega Moolah slot, has revealed that the jackpot was claimed last Friday. The incredibly lucky winner has been named as Jonathan Heywood from Crewe in Cheshire. The soldier, who has fought in Afghanistan, walked away with a life-changing total of £13,213,838.68 just after midnight on 7th October.Even after Betway Casino informed him that he had indeed become a multi-millionaire, 26-year-old Jonathan still reported for work for the following three days, keeping news of his win from friends and colleagues.
Treatment For Dad
When Betway Casino asked how he will spend the money, Jonathan replied that his first plan is to get the best possible medical treatment for his dad, who needs a heart and lung transplant. Jonathan went on to say that he’d willingly give all the money back if it meant his father could return to health.
Record Breaking Progressive Jackpot
Once his dad’s medical treatment is in place, Jonathan also plans to send family on a Mediterranean cruise before indulging himself with a yellow Bentley Continental Grand Tourer.His Mega Moolah win means Jonathan has overtaken the record win for an online progressive jackpot. Until now the record stood at €17,861,813 but this windfall is worth €17,879,645.