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"Jeopardy!'' Champ James Holzhauer to make World Series of Poker debut

He plans on donating half his winnings to charity

June 24, 2019

"Jeopardy!'' champ James Holzhauer is set to make his World Series of Poker debut on Monday.

Tournament officials say he plans on donating half of his winnings to Project 150, a nonprofit for homeless, displaced and disadvantaged high school students in Las Vegas.

Although Holzhauer makes his living on sports betting, he played online poker semi-professionally in the early 2000's.

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