Holzhauer is on a 32-game winning streak and has the second highest single-day sum ever recorded on the show. The professional sports gambler from Las Vegas also holds the all-time record.
Before his run, the previous episode record was $77,000 and was set by Roger Craig in 2010.
Holzhauer’s total earnings are now $58,484 shy of Ken Jennings’ record winnings. Jennings won $2,520,700 in 74 episodes in 2004.
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