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LOTTERY INTRODUCES "DEUCES WILD" AND "TENNESSEE JACKPOT": Two New Instant Lottery Games Available April 27
Monday, April 26, 2004
Media Contact:  Kym Gerlock
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NASHVILLE - The Tennessee Lottery’s newest instant games mean even more exciting options for lottery fans. Lottery retailers across the state added the two new instant games, “Deuces Wild” and “Tennessee Jackpot” to their current instant game selections on Tuesday, April 27.


Details about the latest instant ticket games include:

Tennessee Jackpot, a green and blue $2 ticket, is a game in which players can instantly win up to $25,000 by matching their jackpot coins with the lucky coins on the ticket. Scratch off a “jackpot” symbol and instantly win 5 times the prize shown for that coin. Each ticket has 10 chances to win. Overall odds are 1 in 4.06.



Deuces Wild, a green and red $1 ticket, is a game in which players can instantly win up to $2,222. Match any of your cards to either of the winning cards and win the prize shown for that card. Get a “deuce” symbol and instantly win double the prize shown for that symbol. Overall odds are 1 in 4.12.



Total Lottery ticket sales, including Cash 3 and Powerball, were approximately $286.4 million as of midnight, April 25.



All Tennessee Lottery profits will go to education programs. Most immediately, the Lottery is charged with raising at least $88 million by July 1 in order to fund scholarships for an estimated 65,000 students expected to attend Tennessee colleges and universities this fall.

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