Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest 2021 Prize Money Payout and Winners
July 6, 2021 2:31PM EDT
Joey Chestnut has defended his title as Nathan’s hot dog eating champion. The annual Fourth of July event went down on Sunday and Chestnut won by eating 76 hot dogs in ten minutes.
The 37-year-old competitive eater beat out Geoffrey Esper (50) to win the mustard belt. Chestnut has won 14 of the last 15 hot dog eating contests since beating out Takeru Kobayashi in 2007. He lost to Matt Stone in 2015.
How many hot dogs could you eat?