There was one winning ticket for tonight's Lotto jackpot of €15.65m. The winning ticket was sold in Dublin.

The numbers from the main Lotto jackpot draw were 6, 26, 27, 32, 44, 45 with a bonus number 41.

The prize is the second highest in the history of the game, which was launched 20 years ago this month.

The National Lottery estimates that 90 people a second, 5,500 a minute or 330,000 an hour bought a ticket in the final hours leading up to tonight’s draw.