The contest went into overtime where they had to eat five more. When it was over, Takeu Kobayashi was left holding a hot dog bun.
"It was crazy," said the 24-year-old Chestnut, who was mentally prepared to eat 70 hot dogs and acknowledged that his body at times almost failed him. "It pushed back against me. I had to push harder. It just didn't want to swallow."
Hard to believe a stomach can hold that much food at one time.