Going into Final Jeopardy, Holzhauer wasn't in the lead, which was rare. He needed her to get the answer wrong in order to win, but both correctly answered the final question about 16th-century English playwright Christopher "Kit" Marlowe.
Holzhauer implemented a strategy in which he picked higher-valued clues first and placed heavy wagers on Daily Doubles.
Holzhauer dominated the game with a strategy that made some commentators wonder whether he "broke the game" and was draining the show's prize budget. Except that nearly definitely wasn't going to happen, considering Boettcher was likely well aware of Holzhauer's dominance during his 32-game win streak.
Holzhauer was only $58,484 short of breaking Jennings' record.
Holzhauer is likely used to the intricacies of tax laws thanks to his career as a professional sports gambler.
A stunned Jeopardy! host Alex Trebek can then be hear saying, "What a game".
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"The game is so much different now than it was when Ken Jennings played", Saunders told CTV News Channel on Tuesday.
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He holds the all-time record for the most money earned in a single episode - $131,127 - and owns the record for the at least the top four best shows. His unusually low wager of $1,399 took him to a total of $24,799.
Boettcher's bet of $20,201 was enough to win regardless of what Holzhauer bet. But spoilers for Monday night's episode leaked earlier in the day, revealing that Holzhauer lost in his 33rd matchup. His run began airing on TV on April 4.
Holzhauer's total earnings are now at $2,195,557. "I'll virtually never place a futures bet on a team unless they've got a really good shot at earning the first-round bye".
James Holzhauer's "Jeopardy" winning streak is still going and he may be on track to surpass Ken Jennings' record earnings in the next month.
"I plan to take a long break before preparing for the Tournament of Champions, but I expect a tough competition". "Back in the green room, one of the producers called out "Champ!" to get Emma's attention, and I reflexively turned my head to respond".