'JEOPARDY!' Contestant Breaks Single-Game Winnings Record

April 10, 2019
Alex Trebek

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Step aside Ken Jennings...there's a new JEOPARDY! contestant who is breaking records!

Last night, James Holzhauer took home a whopping $110,914 in just one game. Not only did he nail all the daily doubles -- making them true doubles -- he also wagered an astounding $38,000 on Final Jeopardy!!

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Roger Craig previously held the title with $77,000 in one game. Holzhauer really smashed this record by beating it by over $33,000. 

We'll see if he can keep this big wins coming. Will he be the next Jennings?!