Joey Chestnut Meats His Match, Loses Hot Dog Eating Contest
Joey Chestnut was defeated by Matt Stonie in a stunning hot dog eating upset, as Americans gathered on Coney Island to celebrate Independence Day.By Ben Levin | July 4, 2015
Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest kicked off on Coney Island in New York, pitting 20 hungry contestants against each other in the July 4th battle for gastronomic supremacy. And we have a new champion.
Favored from the beginning was Joey Chestnut, who'd won every year since 2007 and holds the all-time record — 69 hot dogs in 10 minutes.
“He did it!”