PHOTOS: Kobayashi Who?

Joey Chestnut easily beat a record set by legend Takeru Kobayashi.

Upstart Shatters Kobayashi's Hot Dog Mark

Competitive Eating
Competitive Eating
Competitive Eating
Competitive Eating
Competitive Eating
Competitive Eating
Competitive Eating
An engineering student, the 22-year-old Chestnut became the first American to eat 50 dogs in a 12-minute contest and has set records in grilled cheese sandwiches (47 in 10 minutes), fried asparagus (6.25 pounds in 10 minutes) and waffles (18.5 in ten minutes). (IFOCE)
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