Tipping Point contestant makes game show history by taking home double jackpot

Tipping Point contestant makes game show history by taking home double jackpot

Tipping Point had its first ever jackpot winner on Wednesday night.

Contestant Clive managed to walk away from the ITV game show with a massive £20,000 after managing to knock a double jackpot token out of the Coin Dozer style machine.

Overwhelmed with the win, the sweet man welled-up with emotion as he hugged show host Ben Shephard.

As the token was tipped out of the tray Ben screamed: "Clive you’ve done! I can’t believe you have done it!"

Gobsmacked Clive replied: "I am not over! Thank you so much!

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Ben added: "Clive, I have stood in front of this machine over a thousand times, the only time that has happened was when it was on a tray that didn’t get taken!

"You have won £20,000 Clive!"

They hugged before Clive shared: "I am welling up!"

"How does that feel Clive?" Ben quizzed.

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As he kept threw his head back to stop his tears, he said: “Fantastic!”

Ahead of the exciting scenes airing on TV Ben took to his Twitter account to share footage of the moment.

The TV favourite wrote: "SPOILER ALERT TONIGHT Tipping Point history was made Clive took home the DOUBLE jackpot… #TippingPoint ."

Fans, who were happy for Clive, responded with kind messages.

"Clive seemed like such a lovely man. Chuffed to bits for him," wrote one.

A second added: "20K in his pocket and made us all cry, great work Clive."

"Aww I love Clive, his reaction to winning had me in tears. What a gorgeous person" joined in a third.

*Tipping Point airs weekdays on ITV

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