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Joey Chestnut

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Coney Island »

Joey "Jaws" Chestnut defended his title and broke his world record by gobbling 72 tube steaks.

Coney Island »

Joey Chestnut shattered records at the annual Nathan's Famous gorge-fest.

Coney Island »

Joey Chestnut gobbled 61 hotdogs, winning but not beating his previous record of 69 franks.

Civic Center »

World champion Joey Chestnut and Sonya "Black Widow" Thomas joined de Blasio for a weigh-in ceremony.

New York City »

The competitive eater brought home his seventh straight win.

New York City »

As the weather warms up, outdoor food events open throughout the borough.

Coney Island »

 Joey Chestnut won the Coney Island hot dog eating contest with 68 dogs in 10 minutes.

Murray Hill, Gramercy & Midtown East »

Japanese competitive eater Takeru Kobayashi downed 69 hot dogs in 10 minutes Monday in a dueling contest.

Manhattan »

Takeru Kobayashi may not get a chance to regain his hot dog-eating crown if a deal with organizers is not completed.