Matt Amodio, a JEOPARDY! veteran, has jokingly mentioned that his probabilities of profitable the upcoming particular of the sport present, which was revealed on Wednesday, are poor.
He wrote on Twitter that enjoying Jeopardy! Masters will suggest, at finest, “ending second” to James Holzhauer.
Jeopardy! When it revealed Jeopardy! Masters on Wednesday, it generated a tonne of curiosity.
The six rivals who’re thought to be its “highest ranked” gamers are included within the primetime particular accepted by ABC.
The sport present sealed the deal by posting a photograph with the phrase “The stakes have by no means been increased” and a chess emoji, hinting on the return of the particular’s six stars-looking recreation.
“Can’t wait to search out out what the award is for the one in every of us who finishes second to James,” Matt wrote as he reshared the picture with the implication that the competition was already over.
Followers had amusing however had been shocked Matt was so down on himself and his friends.
“Don’t promote your self brief, Matt!” one follower replied.
“Who says somebody will probably be second to James? You simply by no means know,” wrote one other.
“I feel you may nonetheless give him a run for his cash!” reassured a 3rd follower.
“Extra like Amy [Schneider]” wrote a fourth.
A fifth joked: “Figuring out James – the prize might be that he trolls you on Twitter semi-regularly.”
And a sixth merely exclaimed: “That is going to be epic! The personalities and participant abilities make this an unimaginable bunch of Jeopardy contestants!.”