Omaha Man Wins $100,000 Playing Wheel of FortuneĀ®

Christopher Mieras

Christopher Mieras of Omaha won $100,000 playing the $10 Scratch game Wheel of Fortune® from the Nebraska Lottery.

Mieras purchased his winning ticket at Bucky’s Express, 13736 Q Street in Omaha.

Mieras told Lottery officials that Wheel of Fortune was his favorite game show. “I’ve always been good at Wheel of Fortune and I thought it was a win-win,” he said. “I find it very ironic that it’s my favorite game show and I won.”

A $10 Scratch game from the Nebraska Lottery, Wheel of Fortune offers players the chance to win cash prizes from $10 to $100,000. The odds of winning the top prize in Wheel of Fortune are 1 in 110,000, while the overall odds of winning any prize are 1 in 3.53.

Published on 07/15/2016