Chestnut Gets Mustard Yellow Belt, Black Widow OuteatenHigh-ranking chowhound Joey "Jaws'' Chestnut packed away 61 franks and buns in 10 minutes on Friday at the Coney Island contest while defending champion Sonya "Black Widow'' Thomas lost her title.
Nathan's Hot Dog-Eating Contestants Weigh In At City Hall CeremonyMayor Bill de Blasio will oversee the weigh-in ceremony for the Nathan’s Famous Fourth of July International Hot Dog-Eating Contest.
Nathan's Crowns Chow Down Champs At Annual Hot Dog Eating ContestJoey Chestnut and Sonya Thomas have defended their titles and are once again walking away as hot dog eating champions.
B&C Morning Show: Sonya Thomas, 'The Black Widow,' Tells Of Her Eating TalesAl Dukes reached into his bag of producing tricks and came up with the name Sonya Thomas, who is known in many circles as simply 'The Black Widow.'
Joey Chestnut, Sonya Thomas Win The Nathan's Famous Hot Dog Eating CompetitionThey are the chompions: Joey "Jaws" Chestnut and Sonya "The Black Widow" Thomas scarfed down more than 100 dogs between them to become top dogs at the Nathan's Famous Hot Dog Eating Competition on Coney Island.
Nathan's Fourth Of July Hot Dog Eating Contest Adds Women's DivisionPreviously, the chomp-ionship was mixed gender, though the vast majority of "gurgitators" were male.
'Black Widow' Reigns At Buffalo Wing Contest