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Joey Chestnut makes it eight in a row

Joey Chestnut was hungry for more. For the eighth consecutive year, the competitive eater won the Nathan’s Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest. Chestnut wolfed down an impressive 61 hot dogs in just 10 minutes — eight shy of his record-breaking 69 eaten last year. It was the third-fewest he’s eaten during his title run. At least one person was not impressed with Mr. Chestnut’s...
Via NESN.com
July 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Joey Chestnut wishes Kobayashi would come back

Unfortunately your browser does not support IFrames. The best hot dog eater in the world misses being challenged. Joey Chestnut has won the Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest seven years in a row. The last time Takeru Kobayashi won was in 2006, when he edged out Chestnut by just 1 1/2 hot dogs. Chestnut and […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
July 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Thomas eats record 45 hot dogs to win

The Black Widow of competitive eating wins again. Sonya Thomas, of Alexandria, Va., beat her own record by gobbling down 45 hot dogs and buns in 10 minutes to win the women's competition at the annual Coney Island contest. The petite Thomas, who goes by ''Black Widow,'' wins $10,000. The previous record was 41 dogs and buns in 10 minutes. Juliet Lee, of Germantown...
Via Fox Sports
July 04, 2012  |  Discuss

Kobayashi eats record 337 chicken wings

Renowned Japanese masticator Takeru Kobayashi polished off a record 337 chicken wings in 30 minutes Friday to be crowned champion of Wing Bowl 20. Kobayashi swallowed the competition in Philadelphia's annual wing-eating contest, beating out reigning three-time champion Jonathan "Super" Squibb by 66 wings. "I could probably eat another 100 wings or so," Kobayashi...
Via Fox Sports
February 03, 2012  |  2 Comments

World Champ Eater Patrick Bertoletti Downs TWO Bottles of Manischewitz in SECONDS

Patrick "Deep Dish" Bertoletti -- who currently holds the world record for downing nearly 17 corned beef sandwiches in 10 minutes -- went down in Hanukkah history on Friday ... guzzling two full bottles of Manischewitz in less than a minute.The… Permalink
Via TMZ Sports
December 27, 2011  |  Discuss
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