James Holzhauer

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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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 out of debut World Series of Poker event

LAS VEGAS (AP) — "Jeopardy!" champion and professional sports gambler James Holzhauer finished out of money in his World Series of Poker debut on Monday, a tournament official said. Holzhauer finished in 454th place among more than 1,800 entrants in a No-Limit Hold'em event, spokesman Seth Palansky...
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Alex Trebek at Jeopardy! podium

'Jeopardy!' Hits Another Shocking Record

Things were pretty quiet for a while on the ‘Jeopardy!’ front until James Holzhauer started playing and setting records left and right - pretty quiet for 14 years, to be exact. And while his winning streak is over, his most recent episode earned the show its highest ratings in that 14-year span...
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Spoiler alert: 'Jeopardy!' star Holzhauer's fate revealed

NEW YORK (AP) — James Holzhauer, the trivia whiz who dominated "Jeopardy!" this spring, isn't invincible after all. The game show's 32-time champion lost for the first time in an episode that aired on Monday, falling short of records for total winnings and longest reign, but still making an...
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Alex Trebek, Jeopardy!

'Jeopardy!' Spoiler: Leaked Clip Reportedly Shows Big Change for Show

People have been rallying behind all-star “Jeopardy!” contestant James Holzhauer since he began his impressive winning streak 32 games ago. But a viral video that appears to be a leaked clip from Monday night’s yet-aired episode shows what could be the end of the road for Holzhauer. The clip shows...
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