Jeopardy! Current Champ James Holzhauer's Winning Streak Hits 28, Nearing Ken Jennings' Record

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Jeopardy! champ James Holzhauer's hot streak continues to get hotter. Holzhauer has currently marked his 28th straight win on the long-running game show on Memorial Day and has added an additional $130,222 to his prize winnings, bringing his total to $2,195,557.

According to The New York Times, he's only $325,000 away from the history-making total that all-time champ Ken Jennings made when he had a total of $2,520,700 during his run in 2004. Holzhauer, a professional Las Vegas gambler, became the second Jeopardy! contestant to hit the $2 million mark. He averages more than $77,000 per show.