With this new way of playing the lottery, you can reduce fraud in gambling and innovate the lottery by introducing a new way of playing.
1. A method of drawing a lottery comprising the following steps carried out in order:
a) arranging for a random selection to be made of a pre-determined number of lottery tokens from a total number of lottery tokens, each token comprising an inner core which has at least one visually identifiable characteristic that is concealed by an opaque covering, wherein the covering is irreversibly removable such that any attempt to reveal the visually identifiable characteristic of the inner core is evident, whereby the total number of lottery tokens between them compromise an available set of visually identifiable characteristics from the available set;
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