Joey Chestnut broke his own world record at the annual Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest Sunday winning his 14th championship.
Chestnut eclipsed his previous record of 75 hot dogs and buns in 2020, when the competition was held at Nathan’s headquarters in Williamsburg without an audience.
Sunday’s total topped that of Chestnut’s closest competitor, Geoffrey Esper, by 26 dogs.
Joey Chestnut breaks his own record with 76 hot dogs consumed.
He now holds the top-10 spots on the all-time list for a single Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest. pic.twitter.com/jarCzcoCiO
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A one man DYNASTY 🐐
Joey Chestnut wins the Nathan’s Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest for the 14th time 🌭🏆 pic.twitter.com/6WZN4sHf3v
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