Can Joey Chestnut top his performance from last year?
All eyes will be on him in Nathan’s 2021 Hot Dog Eating Contest after he ate 75 hot dogs and buns last year to break his own record for the most hot dogs consumed in a single contest. He did so behind closed doors as the event was closed to spectators due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
This year, it will be at Maimonides Park in Coney Island in front of fans. Chestnut will hope to win her sixth consecutive mustard belt in the men’s competition, while the women’s competition will crown a new champion after Miki Sudo, winner of the last seven women’s competitions, announced that she will not compete this year as she is doing. expecting her first child.
Sporting News is tracking the live results of the hot dog eating contest on Sunday.
Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest 2021 Live Results, Winners
11:48 am: Lesco has won the women’s competition according to the unofficial tally. He has eaten 31 hot dogs and buns with Rodriguez second at 23.
11:47 am: In the last minute, Lesco is ahead at 28 with Rodriguez at 21 and Mele at 17. Katie Prettyman is the only one who eats double digits at 15.
11:46 am: Lesco begins to walk away, now leading with 25 over Rodriguez at 19 and Mele at 16 with two minutes to go.
11:44 am: Lesco is the first to reach 20 with just over four minutes left in the women’s competition.
11:43 am: Midway through the women’s competition, Lesco is 18, Rodríguez is 15, and Mele is 12.
11:41 am: Three dining rooms have reached double digits. Lesco leads at 14, Rodriguez is second at 13 and Larell Marie Mele is third at 10 with about six minutes to go.
11:39 am: Lesco finishes seven hot dogs in the first minute to take the lead. Sarah Rodríguez is not far behind.
11:37 am: The women’s competition is already underway. Michelle Lesco, the world’s number 9 diner, is the favorite to win this year.
11:30 am: Diners feasting on the women’s hot dog food contest will be featured prior to the start of the 2021 competition.
What time is the hot dog eating contest today?
- Start time: 11:30 am ET
- Television channel: ESPN / ESPN3 (TSN3 / TSN4 in Canada)
- Live broadcast: ESPN + | fuboTV
The women’s hot dog food contest will begin at 11:30 am ET on Sunday, while the men’s competition will begin at noon. The women’s competition will air on ESPN3 and coverage of the men’s competition will be on ESPN. according to ESPN.
Mike Golic Jr. will do play-by-play for the broadcast. Sudo and Richard Shea of Major League Eating will provide an analysis. ESPN’s Jason Fitz will report.
Hot Dog Eating Contest TV Show
ESPN will show reruns of the food contest Sunday and Monday on ESPN2 and ESPNews.
|ESPN2||Sunday July 4||4 pm|
|ESPNews||Sunday July 4||6 pm|
|ESPNews||Monday July 5||11 a. M.|
|ESPNews||Monday July 5||5 p. M.|
Eddie is an Australian news reporter with over 9 years in the industry and has published on Forbes and tech crunch.