He put his potential on display by eating 53 dogs in qualifying after posting 42 in the main event last year.
To eat more hot dogs, of course.
It all goes down on the Fourth of July at the corner of Surf and Stillwell.
The 33-year-old Chestnut scored an overtime victory over Stonie in the.The Hot Dog King.Those who believe the winner will reach the 70-mark as Chestnut did cosmos promotional code a year ago are offered odds of 120 that the winner will consume more than.5 hot dogs.Chestnut's Wilt, Takeru Kobayashi, has not competed in the Nathan's competition since 2009 because of a contractual dispute with Major League Eating.OddsShark points out that there are several options for handicappers to bet on the winning total.Amazing performances in this competition are nothing new to Chestnut.This year's Hot Dog Eating event at New York's Coney Island features two of the best competitive eaters in the business in the legendary Joey Chestnut and Matt Stonie.Now with 10 Nathans wins under his Mustard Belt, theres no doubt that Joey Chestnut is the greatest eater of all time.The man they call "Jaws" increased his total by two hot dogs over 2016 and has eaten at least 60 hot dogs in eight of his 10 victories.Until then, check out the history of the contest over.The winner of this contest should have an excellent chance to eat 70 or more hot dogs in a 10-minute time period.
Chestnut bounced back strong last year to recapture the title by eating 70 hot dogs and buns, which set the new competition record and fell just.5 short of his own world record from qualifying.
6 Chasing the Mustard Belt.
Watch Joey Chestnut's journey to Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest greatness in Episode One of Chasing the Mustard Belt.This sentiment was echoed by Barstool Sports' Big Cat: Kobayashi doesn't appear to be coming back to Major League Eating anytime soonat the very least, he's answering the great philosophical questions of our timeso it's possible Chestnut's reign over the sport of competitive eating and.The rivalry between Chestnut and Stonie has reinvigorated the contest, which lost some of its luster following the exit of Japanese standout Takeru Kobayashi due to a contract dispute in 2010.Miki SudoJohn Minchillo/Associated Press, miki Sudo is the favorite to win the women's contest and defend the title she put away a year ago.Joey Chestnut picked up his ninth title last summer and did so in dominating fashion.In the case of the Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest, the winner took home a cool 10,000, double the amount of the second-place finisher, according.To find out, tune in to Watchespn for the women's contest at.m.The Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest is such a big event that it is broadcast on live television on an annual basis.