NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — Competitive eaters converged on Coney Island Saturday for the annual Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest.
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Matt “The Megatoad” Stonie ousted the eight-time champion by eating 62 hot dogs in 10 minutes, CBS2’a Christine Sloan reported. Chestnut managed to wolf down 60 dogs in that time.
The next closest competitor ate 32 hot dogs.