Jeopardy! champ Mattea Roach accuses Ken Jennings of seeking to get her to ‘guess more cash’ as lovers slam her gameplay

MATTEA Roach is on an enormous Jeopardy! win streak. However the 14 day (and counting) champ has stored her wagers, and winnings, slightly conservative.

Even host Ken Jennings has playfully identified Mattea’s technique, calling her out in a Day by day Double on Friday’s episode.

Jeopardy! champ Matteo has been conservative on her guess quantitiesCredit score: ABC

Host Ken Jennings has been playfully goading her into wagering extraCredit score: ABC

After the 23-year-old, who on the time had an $18,000 lead over her closest competitor, landed the open-ended guess query underneath the class “Firsts”, Ken famous: “You’ve vocally regretted small wagers prior to now. What’s going to you do at this time?”

With a grin, Mattea spoke back: ” I’m going to proceed no longer studying from my errors, and guess $2,000, simply to be secure.”

After all, she nailed the clue, even shaking her head in slight unhappiness.

However in a while Twitter, she poked fun at the lost moment, sharing a GIF of the nature D.W. from the kids’s animated tv sequence Arthur, taking a look at a notice on a door and replying: “That Signal Can’t Forestall Me As a result of I Can’t Learn.”

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The quote is claimed for use on-line to “categorical persistency within the face of higher judgement.”

Mattea added the Tweet caption: “Me when Ken attempted to goad me into wagering more cash on a Day by day Double in the day prior to this’s episode.”


However lovers sided in large part with Ken, with one even stating what quantity of money she’s lacking out on.

“Gained’t lend a hand now, since #Jeopardy presentations had been taped months in the past, however for long term champions tournaments, in case you have the danger to wager, wager large, esp. if there’s little chance,” one particular person said in a thread.

“It is going to make a distinction some day. Believe your self. You’ve already demonstrated your wisdom/ response talents.

“You’ve now received ~$320K in 14 fits, ~$22.9K/ fit. Via comparability, Amy Schneider received $687.4K in 17 fits, avg. of $40.4K.”

Nonetheless, some praised her way:

“Your math talents have got you this some distance. Fail to remember Ken Jennings,” one particular person instructed.


Mattea’s 14th directly win on April twenty second tied her for eighth-most consecutive Jeopardy! victories ever.

Additionally on that legacy record of luminaries are Amy Schneider, James Holzhauer and Ken himself.

The best-ever Jeopardy! champ has a pleasant dating with Mattea, and turns out to experience interacting together with her.

Ken started Mattea’s tenth recreation through noting that she is Canadian, earlier than record folks, puts, and issues from the rustic.

“Mounties, moose, maple syrup, ketchup chips … northern lighting fixtures, Niagra Falls, Celine Dion, Norm Macdonald… [the late] Alex Trebek” he vamped earlier than the sport had even began.

One famous: “What used to be with Jennings prolonged Canada themed #Jeopardy intro?”

Some referred to as it “goofy,” others “distracting” however Ken appeared to merely be celebrating all issues Canada and most likely – Mattea.

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The famed alum identified for his profitable streak of 74 video games in 2004, the longest ever, appears to be a fan.

Frequently when Mattea will get a query proper, Ken – who most likely sees himself within the emerging champ merely replies, “just right.”

When Mattea shared an off-set party from LA’s In-N-Out Burger on Twitter, Ken replied and wrote:

“If that is the In-n-Out on Venice, I’ve been going right here after @Jeopardy on and off for 18 years. Forged selection.”

Mattea will strive her ancient fifteenth win Monday and as Jeopardy! identified, she is now a ‘super-champ’ with a 93% clue reaction accuracy score and an 88% Day by day Double accuracy score.

Mattea joked about their interaction on Twitter

Mattea joked about their interplay on TwitterCredit score: TWITTER/@mattearoach

The Canadian champ is on a 14-game winning streak

The Canadian champ is on a 14-game profitable streakCredit score: ABC

Ken has been lauded by fans of the show for his hosting duties

Ken has been lauded through lovers of the display for his website hosting tasksCredit score: ABC

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