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San Jose’s own Joey Chestnut breaks hot dog eating record

06 July 2018, 04:59 | Rodolfo Wallace

San Jose’s own Joey Chestnut breaks hot dog eating record

San Jose’s own Joey Chestnut breaks hot dog eating record

Stonie has beaten Chestnut before at this event, eating his way to victory in 2015 by consuming 62 hot dogs and buns, ending Chestnut's eight-year championship run at the tournament.

Chestnut, who brought home his third straight Nathan's Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest win on Wednesday, was initially scored with having eaten 64 hot dogs and buns on a scorching day on Coney Island.

Chestnut, described on ESPN has having the "the esophagus of a champion" and the "the stomach of a warlord" scoffed down 74 hot dogs and buns in just 10 minutes. Eating's elite gather each year to see how many hot dogs they can stomach in 10 minutes.

"Oh, my God, I got in a vicious rhythm", said Chestnut, per Larry McShane and Mikey Light of the New York Daily News. "I was feeling good today".

She also said she dips the hot dog bun in hot tea before eating it so she can eat it as fast as possible.

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Sudo, 32, fell short of the 41 hot dogs she consumed past year. The only difference about this win is that Joey beat his 72-dog record from past year. It will also be interesting to see if Chestnut can break the record he set previous year when he ate an astounding 72 hot dogs - buns included - in just 10 minutes.

A judge counts the plates of hot dogs Joey Chestnut, left, at the end of the men's competition.

Chestnut first won the Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest in 2007, when he ate 66 hot dogs to set a new world record and defeat six-time defending champion Takeru "Tsunami" Kobayashi.

A man covers his ears from noise as people attend the annual Nathan's Famous hot dog eating contest on July 4, 2018, in the Coney Island neighborhood of the Brooklyn borough of New York City.

That appeared to pay off Wednesday, as Chestnut outpaced his 20 challengers in the competition's 102th year.



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