Joey Chestnut wins 10th title, gobbles a record 72 hot dogs
Joey “Mandibles” Chestnut devastated, I chompé and headed for a title Tuesday 10, continuing his reign as champion of candle registration in the fourth annual contest for July in famous Nathan.
Pushing the soaked bread in water and searching the nets in his mouth on a hot sunny day on the boardwalk of Coney Island, he shot 72 dogs and scones in 10 minutes to beat his own record and hoist the mustard belt by A time 10a.
The man in San Jose, California, took Carmen Cincotti, Mays Landing, New Jersey, who ate 60 francs and rolls for her 24th birthday.
Miki Sudo scored a fourth consecutive win in the women’s competition. The Las Vegas woman ate 41 hot dogs and bread to beat Michelle Lesco of Tucson, Arizona, who fired 32 francs and rolls.
In the men’s competition, five people were arrested for attempting to disrupt the event, police said.
People seemed to try to deploy a black banner before the police have stopped and taken it. They were taken to a camera where they were interrogated and released, police said.
The protesters then issued a statement stating that he belonged to a group called direct action everywhere and Nathan had to stop to hold the contest.
Members of People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals were distributed separately to free vegan hot dogs outside the event, but Tricia Lebkuecher’s spokesperson said the detainees inside were not affiliated with PETA.
Chestnut dominated chowdown anguish for years, eating 70 francs and rolls last year to boost his record and save the title of Matt “The Megatoad” Stonie. The Stonie, 25, was third Tuesday with 48 francs and rolls.
“There is no secret, I love to eat and I like to do, I like to win, so I had to find my body and push it to the limit,” said a sweat chandelier after his victory. The 33-year-old said he had expected to further decrease dogs but left feeling good.
Cincotti said eating a thousand hot dogs since May to prepare for his second try mustard belt. Arriving at the second position is “surreal – I grew up watching this competition,” he said.
Meanwhile, the female side featured a long rivalry between Sony and sudo “The Black Widow” Thomas, from Alexandria, Virginia. Thomas, 50, was in third place on Tuesday with 30 dogs and rolls, well before completing chip 45.
One of the strangest traditions of the month of July 4 Latina, the contest goes back to 1972, although the company has promoted for years that the former president recognized was a start date of the legendary 1916.
Leigh Brown and her husband brought their 11-year-old son, Carter and Corbyn across Florida to see him.
“They really wanted to come in. They’ve always seen it on TV, so it’s very special to them,” Brown said.
The US secretary of state confirmed Tillerson’s claim that North Korea has launched an intercontinental ballistic missile overnight.
“The United States strongly condemns Korea’s launch of an intercontinental ballistic missile,” Tillerson said in a statement. “The test of an intercontinental ballistic missile represents a new escalation of the threat to the United States, our allies and partners, the region and the world.”
He continued: “Global action is needed to stop a global threat Any country that welcomes workers’ guests in North Korea provides economic or military benefits or fails to fully implement Security Council resolutions. Aid and encourages a dangerous regime. They publicly demonstrate to North Korea that there are consequences for the development of nuclear weapons. ”
In her statement, Tillerson confirmed that the Trump administration requested a meeting with the UN Security Council, a spokeswoman Nikki Haley, the United States Ambassador to the United Nations, told ABC News earlier in the day.
“It is about moving the provocation action of North Korea to the UN Security Council and adopt more strongly