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.