James Holzhauer

James Holzhauer Gets Revenge in ‘Jeopardy!’ Tournament of Champions

James Holzhauer is back on top of the “Jeopardy!” world. The 35-year-old Las Vegas sports bettor, who took the nation by storm with his 32-game winning streak on the game show earlier this year, won the Tournament of Champions on Friday, defeating Emma Boettcher — the contestant who ended his...
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James Holzhauer Is One Win Away From Snagging Another 'Jeopardy!' Crown

“Jeopardy!” champ James Holzhauer isn’t done snagging game-winning titles just yet! Ever since his 32-game winning streak was crushed by opponent Emma Boettcher back in June, fans have been eagerly waiting for the day when the two would face off once more in the Tournament of Champions. Thursday...
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The 7 Top 'Jeopardy!' Winners Who Made the Most Money

Ever since Ken Jennings broke “Jeopardy!” right after producers lifted the five-game cap on win streaks, the show has seen many champions rise and fall, all attempting to beat Jennings’ monolithic record. These new competitors come with their own signature styles, their own strategies, and their...
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'Jeopardy!' Savage: James Holzhauer Crushes in Tournament of Champions

He’s back! Six months after his winning streak came to an end, James Holzhauer returned to the “Jeopardy!” stage and once again came out on top, reported USA Today . You don't need to tell James twice to go "ALL" IN. What a game! #TournamentOfChampions pic.twitter.com/AXvcmXtte0 — Jeopardy! (@...
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Math Teacher Is Coming for 'Jeopardy!' Crown With 19 Straight Wins

It was only a matter of time before someone came for James Holzhauer’s crown. Now, the “Jeopardy!” star may have met his match. New Mexico math teacher Jason Zuffranieri has gotten his “Jeopardy!” career off to a good start with a 19-day winning streak. The silent killer has swooped in with a...
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'Jeopardy!' Champ James Holzhauer Reacts to Andrew Luck's Retirement

James Holzhauer may have won our hearts during his winning streak on “Jeopardy!,” but he’s a sports fanatic through and through, and he’s got something to say about quarterback Andrew Luck’s retirement announcement. Colts quarterback Andrew Luck announced during a press conference Sunday that his...
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"Jeopardy!'' Champ James Holzhauer to make World Series of Poker debut

"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...
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Ken Jennings' Record Still Stands

James Holzhauer‘s ‘Jeopardy!’ streak ends

James Holzhauer's 'Jeopardy!' streak is over after an epic 33-game run - winning a combined $2,462,216. That's $58,484 shy of Ken Jennings earnings record of $2,522,700 over a 74-game run in 2004. Holzhauer's aggressive wagers and non-stop correct answers enabled him to rack up big numbers, fast...
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