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Joey Chestnut Wins Rib Eating Championship

Joey Chestnut eats 9.5 pounds of ribs to win in the 2014 Nugget World Rib Eating Championship
Chestnut (middle) eats ribs at the 2014 Nugget World Rib Eating Championship. photo/kmiller

SPARKS, Nev. – On Wednesday evening, Joey Chestnut won the Nugget World Rib Eating Championship, eating 9 and a half pounds of lip-smacking barbecue ribs in just twelve minutes.

Chestnut Wins Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest Again

With six seconds left, Chestnut eats his 69th hot dog, breaking the world eating record. Photo by BMM from ESPN's coverage on television

NEW YORK — As the world's competitive eaters faced off at Coney Island, number one ranked Joey "Jaws" Chestnut won yet again. Having ingested a record-breaking 69 hot dogs and buns within ten minutes, Chestnut wins his seventh consecutive championship. Last year, Chestnut devoured 68 wieners and buns.

Chestnut Breaks World Buffalo Wing Record

Chestnuts chomps world record breaking number of buffalo wings in 2012
Joey Chestnut (above) in today's competition out-eats his wing eating competitors. Photo provided by Major League Eating

BUFFALO, N.Y. — Joey Chestnut has just been crowned the new Buffalo Wing eating champion.

Buffalo Wing Eating Contest in Buffalo

Blue MauMau reader submits photo of last month's MLE's world rib eating contest
Crowds watch last week's Major League Eating's world rib eating contest. Photo submitted to BMM by a reader

Chestnut Wins 2011 Hot Dog Eating Championship

Joey Chestnut scarfs down 62 hot dogs. Photo taken from ESPN live video

CONEY ISLAND, NY – Four-time eating champion Joey Chestnut of San Jose has just clinched his fifth Mustard Belt at the 2011 Nathan's Famous Fourth of July International Hot Dog Eating Contest.

World Wing Eating Championship Back On

World eating champion Joey Chestnut. photo/Major League Eating

RICHARDSON, Texas — Over a dozen of the world's best eaters are scheduled to compete to eat the most buffalo wings in 12 minutes at the Wingstop World Wing-eating Championship in Dallas.

Eating Champ Kobayashi Freed from Jail

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Kobayashi lifts himself up to see yesterday's competition, Image/Flickr