Thanks to all of our competitors and everyone who celebrated the Fourth of July with.
Ticket to Coney Island.Five people were arrested at this year's competition after they unfurled a banner in the crowd during the men's competition, according to police and witnesses."This year I didnt do what I normally do, which is line up 10 minutes worth of hot dogs and mimic the contest conditions she said.Stonie came in third on Tuesday, with 48 franks and buns.Well see you soon on the 2018 Road to Coney!Last year was rough, Chestnut told the crowd.Congratulations to your 2017 Nathans Famous International Hot Dog Eating Contest champions, Joey Chestnut and Miki Sudo!Sudo, 30, downed 4 1/2 more wieners than prior champion Sonya Black Widow Thomas, 48, of Alexandria, Virginia, who devoured 34 hot dogs.ET July 4, 2016 Updated 5:14.m.The Hot Dog King.Show Captions, connect commentemailmore."I need to figure out how to work on my conditioning so I dont sweat as much and slow down during the contest."Im really happy I got the win.And every so often, a chant would ripple through the crowd, with sounds of "U-S-A" floating through the air.The Master of Ceremonies.
The Associated Press reported that Chestnut soaked the hot dogs and buns in water to make them easier to eat.
NEW york (AP) Joey "Jaws" Chestnut continues his reign as the chowing champion at the annual July Fourth hot dog eating contest at Nathan's Famous in New York."It's wild out here."."Im happy I pulled out the win and Im looking forward to next year Chestnut added.Thomas had held the championship title from 2011 until she lost in an upset to Sudo in 2014.3 Chasing the Mustard Belt.Joey Chestnut and Miki Sudo were once again the top dogs at the Nathan's Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest in Coney Island on Tuesday.
On the womens side, Miki Sudo topped Michelle Lesco and Sonya Thomas to snag her fourth Nathans title in a row and set a new personal best of 41 hot dogs.
I love to win, so I had to figure out my body and push it to the limit he said, according.