Jeopardy! Had Its First Ever Sudden Death This Week!

No more ties on Jeopardy!

No, not Alex Trebek‘s sophisticated cravates — we’re talking about those rare instances where contestants in Final Jeopardy could end up with the same amount and both return the next day.

The rule was changed in 2016 to a sudden death trivia question that sees the contestants once again beating one another to the buzzer, but it hadn’t ever been implemented — until Thursday!

Ch-ch-check out game show history and see who takes it all home (above)!

Mar 2, 2018 7:46pm PDT

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