Jeopardy! Contestant Loses Just Shy of Beating Record

Bummer! So close!

James Holzhauer was on a roll, he won a whopping 32 games before Emma Boettcher defeated Holzhauer on Monday’s show.

In 33 games, Holzhauer won $2,464,216.

He was about to beat the record held by Ken Jennings who won $2,520,700 during a 74-game winning streak in 2004, but didn’t succeed.

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