Jeopardy record-breaker brings total winnings to more than $500,000

James Holzhauer won more than $110,000 on "Jeopardy!" last week, breaking the record for single-day cash winnings. (Source: MGN Online)

(Gray News) James Holzhauer, who set the one-day record for Jeopardy winnings at almost last week, had another six-figure day on Tuesday and brought his total winning well past $500,000.

The 34-year-old professional sports gambler won Tuesday night, easily defeating a challenger, boosting the total to $566,660.

Holzhauer correctly responded that Crimea moved its clocks ahead two hours in 2014 in order to align its time with Moscow's.

He has extended his winning run on Jeopardy to nine days.

Holzhauer'srecord day last week dwarfed the previous record, set in 2010.

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