A 54-year-old Saudi National has won the Abu Dhabi Big Ticket jackpot of Dh12 million on Saturday. The winner Ahmed Al Hamidi lives in Bahrain. His winning ticket was picked from the series draw 220 on October 3 in Abu Dhabi.
Al Hamidi, who has been a resident off Bahrain the last five years said he purchased the ticket online. He has been buying the Big Ticket for the last four to five years. According to Big Ticket organisers, Al Hamidi was having lunch with his family when he got a call from the Big Ticket host Richard informing him of his win.