"Danger!" The candidate James Holzhauer has marked another important milestone in the game show.
The 34-year-old won the episode of "Jeopardy!" on Friday with a total of 74,400 US dollars, his 27th win in a row. Holzhauer's total profits now totaled $ 2,065,535.
The Las Vegas-based professional sports player is the second person in the series's history to earn more than $ 2 million in regular time (outside tournaments).
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The only other player to earn more than $ 2 million is Ken Jennings, who earned $ 2,520,700 in a historic 74-hour race , Game winning streak.
Since Holzhauer first appeared in the Spielshow in early April, he has broken several records. He broke $ 1 million in the shortest time of the month, breaking the one-day earnings record of 9 April.
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Before Holzhauer launched, Roger Craig's one-day record on September 19, 2010, was $ 77,000 in a single game ,
What was even more exciting was that Holzhauer's first record price, $ 110,914, had a special numerical significance – it's his daughter's birthday. She was born on November 9, 2014 (09.11.14).
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