“Jeopardy!” champ James Holzhauer is continuing his winning ways on the game show and has just racked up his 28th straight win. For his 28th win, James added $130,222 to his winnings. Which is the second highest single-day amount ever recorded on the show. The record is held by James.
At this point, the total amount of cash James has earned on the show is $2,195,557. That’s a mere $325,143 shy of Ken Jennings’ record of $2,520,700 back in 2004.