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ESPN Breaks Down Chestnut’s Hot Dog Stomach

Over the fourth of July holiday, Joey Chestnut continued to build on his legacy and perhaps solidify himself as the greatest competitive eater of all-time. The latest feather in his cap was another Nathan’s hot dog eating contest crown, this time taking down 69 dogs in 10 minutes. It’s a truly incredible and frightening figure to get a handle on. However, when ESPN’s Sport...
Via Legend of Cecilio Guante
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Joey Chestnut Had A Lot On His Plate At The 2014 Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest

Getty Image Another Fourth of July has passed and with it, so has another Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest from Coney Island. Joey Chestnut once again walked away the champion, downing 61 hot dogs in ten minutes to win his eighth title. In fact, not much was different this year than last year. Chestnut won, Matt Stonie placed second with 56, and exiled champ Kobayashi was off eating...
Via With Leather
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Joey Chestnut Proposed To Girlfriend Before Winning 8th Straight Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest

Joey Chestnut was crowned the Nathan’s Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest winner Friday afternoon after finishing with 61 completed hot dogs. Chestnut not only was the champion of the contest for the 8th consecutive year, but before the competition, the 30-year-old proposed to his girlfriend. Not a bad double-win-day for Chestnut. But thankfully, he proposed BEFORE the […] The post...
Via Diehardsport
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Miki Sudo Upsets Sonya Thomas In 2014 Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest

Miki Sudo upset Sonya Thomas to win the women’s division of the 2014 Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest on Friday, making her the first person to defeat Thomas since women were given their own competition in 2011. Sudo, ranked fourth prior to the contest, ate 34 hot dogs in 10 minutes, while Thomas finished in second place after eating 27 3/4. With the win, Sudo breaks Thomas...
Via NESN.com
26 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Hot Dog Eating Champ Wins Ultimate Prize; Proposes to Girlfriend

When Joey Chestnut's girlfriend was growing up she probably never envisioned that she would one day she would want to spend the rest of her life with a man that eats incredibly large amounts of food in a short amount of time for a living.But hey--he's the champ so it's okay (right?).The hot dog champ won the day before eating a single hot dog when he decided to pop the...
Via FatManWriting
26 days ago  |  Discuss

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
26 days ago  |  Discuss

VIDEO: Joey Chestnut proposes to girlfriend onstage at Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest

Joey Chestnut can eat hot dogs, a lot of hot dogs. Going for his eighth straight victory at Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest on Coney Island, Chestnut took the stage prior to chowing down, and called his girlfriend on stage with him. As she was giving out her public speech of support, Chestnut made his way […]
Via Full Scale Sports
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Joey Chestnut Wins 8

On a rainy Friday at the corner of Surf and Stillwell Joey Chestnut was back once again to win his 8th Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Championship in a Row. “I’ll be pushing for it,” said Joey “Jaws” Chestnut on eating 70 hot dogs today.    It was also a special day for him as he as he also proposed to her girlfriend Miki Sudo who said yes. “Its Possible,” said Matt “Megatoad”...
Via The Pit Stop
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Winner winner: Joey Chestnut proposes before chowing down to 8th hot dog title

With relish.
Via Fox Sports
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Joey Chestnut Proposes To Girlfriend Before Hot Dog-Eating Contest (Video)

Seven-time Nathan’s Hot Dog-Eating Contest winner Joey Chestnut had a little extra motivation going into 2014′s competition Friday because the defending champ now has a wedding to pay for. Chestnut proposed to his girlfriend, Neslie Ricasa, in front of the Coney Island, N.Y., crowd before the start of the competition. Most women don’t dream about being proposed to in front...
Via NESN.com
26 days ago  |  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
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Joey Chestnut: American hero

Eating more Hot Dogs in 10 minutes than most of us do in a year.
Via Gunaxin Sports
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Joey Chestnut Favored To Retain Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest Title

When you think of the Fourth of July, you think of fireworks, barbecues and gathering with friends. And the Nathan’s Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest, of course. Joey Chestnut is the front-runner to win the event again, with Bovada listing him as the 1/12 favorite to retain his title for the eighth consecutive year. Chestnut won last year’s contest by eating a record-breaking 69...
Via NESN.com
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Fat Jew asks hot dog eating champ Joey Chestnut the thing we’ve all wondered about — his bowel movements

Via Guyism
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Watch A Woman Scarf Down Two 72-Ounce Steaks In 15 Minutes

When it comes to competitive eating, Molly Schuyler is basically the female equivalent of Joey Chestnut. However, after watching this video, we may have to consider it might be the other way around. Back in 2008, Chestnut crushed the 72-ounce steak challenge at Big Texan Steak Ranch (that’s in Texas, in case you didn’t realize), in a record 8 minutes and 52 seconds. On Monday...
Via Next Impulse Sports
May 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Joey Chestnut steak-eating record smashed by mother of four

Joey Chestnut is the undisputed king of Independence Day, but Memorial Day now belongs to a 5-foot-7, 125-pound mother of four — and destroyer of 72-ounce steaks (and Chestnut's records).
Via Fox Sports
May 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Kobayashi went undercover at Buffalo Wild Wings to prank the NY Cosmos in an eating wager

Westbury, NY -- Competitive eater Takeru Kobayashi went undercover at Buffalo Wild Wings (rocking a Divergent cap) as a busboy. New York Cosmos midfielder Peri Marošević winds up in a 'who can eat more wings' bet with him leading to (check out Peri's face at the 2 minute mark) hilarious results. Follow us on Twitter, Subscribe by Email, View via Our Mobile Site, or Return Home
Via Bob's Blitz
April 02, 2014  |  Discuss

The world’s greatest competitive eater Takeru Kobayashi...

The world’s greatest competitive eater Takeru Kobayashi goes undercover at Buffalo Wild Wings in Westbury, NY, while rocking a Divergent cap, as he pranks the New York Cosmos and midfielder Peri Marošević in what the team thinks is a ‘friendly’ bet involving chicken wings for a free lunch and bragging rights. Watch Giovanni Savarese, Alecko Eskandarian, Marcos Senna and...
Via Hugging Harold Reynolds
April 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Kobayashi Took On Portland State’s Cheerleaders In A Wiener Eating Contest

Two weeks ago, the Kansas State University women’s basketball team raised the bar for promotional events when they offered every student or fan that attended a game their very own basket of bacon. Well, the Portland State Vikings men’s basketball team offered a hearty “Big whoop” to that generous promotion and announced that not only can fans at PSU purchase season tickets...
Via With Leather
November 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Joey Chestnut Downs 121 Twinkies in 6 Minutes Wins Contest

Imagine yourself finishing that first golden, spongy, creamy Twinkie — your hunger begins to dissipate and your sugar high kicks in. Now imagine shoveling another 120 Twinkies down your throat in under six minutes. Major League Eating’s top-ranked devourer, Joey Chestnut, destroyed his rival in the first World Twinkie-Eating Championship over the weekend, scarfing down […]
Via Uncoached
October 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Bacon Tailgate Recipe: Hot Bacon Cheese Dip

Football season means it is time to tailgate, and no gameday is complete without bacon! Here is your bacon tailgating recipe of the week, courtesy of our friends at Gamedayr.com. Hot Bacon Cheese Dip! Recipe Stats Total Time: 1 hour Prep Time: 20 minutes Cook Time: 40 minutes Servings: 8-10 Ingredients 1 round loaf of bread, unsliced 2 cups (8 oz) Monterey Jack cheese, shredded...
Via Bacon Sports
September 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Takeru Kobayashi Chugs Gallon of Milk in 20 Seconds After Devouring 13 Cupcakes (Video)

Since being banished from the Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest, a competition he so thoroughly dominated once upon a time, Takeru Kobayashi has gone rogue. He resurfaced at a Super Bowl party in February, chowing down a full pizza in one minute in somebody’s living room for a reported sum of $3,250. Then, on Thursday, Kobayashi returned to the news, completing the famed “gallon...
Via NESN.com
July 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Competitive Eating Legend Kobayashi Chugged a Gallon of Milk in 20 Seconds

Notorious food eater Takeru Kobayashi hasn’t been allowed to compete in the Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest in four years, but that won’t stop him from eating or drinking things really fast. Most recently, Kobayashi challenged himself to drink an entire gallon of milk in under a minute at Uncle Bob’s Self Storage in Upper Saddle River, NJ, because why not? Kobayashi obliterates...
Via Unathletic
July 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Kobayashi Sets Record For Cupcake Eating Then Chugs A Gallon Of Milk In 20 Seconds

In the the world of competitive eating Joey Chestnutt is King but Takeru Kobayashi is a very close second. This week while at Uncle Bob’s Self Storage in Upper Saddle River, NJ Kobayashi set the record for cupcake eating (13 in one minute) but he needed something to wash it down. Here he attempts and easily accomplishes the infamous “gallon milk challenge.” Keep in mind, that’s...
Via The Roosevelts
July 18, 2013  |  Discuss

College baseball player suffers terrible hot dog eating experience

Apparently, Joey Chestnut has inspired other eaters to eat hot dogs as fast he does. However, a recent eating contest involving a collegiate summer league baseball team turned dangerous after one of the player's plan to not chew his food backfired terribly.Brian Read, a pitcher for the Seacoast Mavericks, was trying to win the hot dog eating competition by using a strategy that...
Via Bush League Chronicle
July 09, 2013  |  Discuss
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