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Joe Menchetti & Wayne Algenio win East Islip, NY contests

Results from today’s contests in East Islip, NY

Royal Caribbean Bakery National Bun & Cheese Eating Championship:

1 Joe Menchetti
2 Dan Kennedy
3 Wayne Algenio

Caribbean Food Delights National Beef Patty Eating Championship:

1 Wayne Algenio
2 Dan Kennedy
3 Joe Menchetti

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Joe Menchetti won the first prize of $1000 in yesterday's corn eating contest in Schuyler, NY.

2018 Iowa State Fair Nathan’s Qualifier

Des Moines Register article

Patrick Coughlin video

Article about Iowa competitive eater Mark Williams

Official results
1) Matt Hazzard 29.5
1W) Rene Rovtar 7 (sole female)

The Des Moines Register has a gallery of Matt Hazard eating 29 hot dogs at the Iowa State Fair to win the first qualifier of the 2018-19 Nathan’s circuit. A caption incorrectly claims that Jake Thompson was the victor of the 2017 qualifier actually won by Juan Rodriguez.

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2018 Wisconsin State Fair Cheese Curd Eating Contest

Dan "Killer" Kennedy ate 26 hot dogs in 10 minutes to win an eating contest at The Texas restaurant in Kane, PA yesterday.

2018 Indiana State Fair ice cream eating contest

update Aug 9
Articles: Indy Star | RTV6
Videos: Hungry Hazzard | Naptown Buzz | News Now | RTV6 | Crotin
Joey Chestnut Interviews: Nuvo | (says he had a motorcyle accident which damaged his teeth)

Indiana Dairy Association gallery

Official results

1st 15.5 Geoffrey Esper
2nd 14.5 Joey “Jaws” Chestnut
3rd 12 Juan “more bite” Rodriguez
4th 11.5 Brian “Dud Light” Dudzinski
4th 11.5 Derek Jacobs
6th 11.25 Adrian “The Rabbit” Morgan
7th 11 Matt “Hungry” Hazzard
7th 11 Gideon Oji
9th 7.25 Matt “Sweet Tooth” Cohen
9th 7.25 Matthew Raible
11th 5.5 Meliss Klabel

Joey Chestnut interview with Geist Magazine | WTHR.

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Blaize Koon ate 17 sausages in 10 minutes to defend his title from 2016 at Brat Days in Sheboygan, WI. (The contest was not held in 2017). update Blaize Koon video interview
Brandon Clark ate 33 hot dogs in 10 minutes to win $500 and defend his title at Heinkel’s Hot Dog Eating Contest at Decatur Celebration in Decatur, IL today. Kyle Hanner was the runner up with 18 hot dogs.
Pat Bertoletti ate 4.5 pounds of HopCat crack fries in 6 minutes to win the first prize of $2000 at the Michigan Brewers Guild's Summer Beer Festival in Ypsilanti on Saturday.
Marcus, Patrick and Edher tied for the first prize of $2500 in today's Carolina Reaper hot wing contest at PT's Tavern in Henderson, NV.
Brandon "Da Disposal" Clark ate 25 hot dogs in 8 minutes to win the first prize of $400 in Smilin Clyde's hot dog eating contest in Oak Lawn, IL. Teddy Delacruz was the runner up.f
Jessica Sclafani ate 52 wings to win the first prize of $500 in the amateur eating contest held by the Long Beach, NY Fire Department.

Molly Schuyler defends California State Fair corn dogs

Results from Facebook Live video
1) Molly Schuyler 32
2) Dave Brunelli 20.75
3) Edward Chin 16.75
4) Sergio Reyes-Garcia 11.625


Geoff Esper wins Fresno Tacos

update: Fresno Bee column | Visalia Times Delta gallery | CBS47 video

Official results of taco eating contest at Taco Truck Throwdown in Fresno (8 minutes)

1st 73 Geoffrey Esper
2nd 65 Matt “Megatoad” Stonie
3rd 50 Gideon Oji
4th 45 Michelle “Cardboard Shell” Lesco
5th 36 Zach Armas
5th 36 Steve Hendry
7th 29 Pablo Martinez
8th 17 Jon Davis
9th 15 Scott Rubin
10th 9 Jorge Martinez

Article about yesterday’s qualifier won by Zach Armas

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Dan Kennedy ate 36 4 inch blueberry pies in 10 minutes to win a eating contest at the Red White & Blueberry Festival in Reynoldsville, PA. Andy Puhl was the runner up with 27.

2018 Vaughan, Ontario Pizza Eating Championship

Molly Schuyler wins CEC meatball eating contest

The top 3 from today’s CEC meatball eating contest from an Alexander Witthöft comment

1) Molly Schuyler 62 meatballs
2) Bob Shoudt 53
3) Nate Figueroa 37

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Bob Shoudt won the first prize of $500 and a pair of tickets to the Eagles home opener in last night's crab fries eating contest at Chickie's & Pete's in Philadelphia. Dave Brunelli was runner-up and Nick "The Lunatic" Volpi was 3rd.
Greg Webb won tonight's hot dog eating contest at Up Dog in Independence, MO. The contest went into overtime.

Molly Schuyler wins Paul’s Pantry cinnamon rolls eating contest

The top 5 from today’s cinnamon roll eating contest at Paul’s Pantry from Naader Reda.

1) Molly Schuyler 19 rolls, $1000 prize
2) Naader Reda 12 rolls
3) Edward Chin 11.75 rolls
4T) Raina Huang 11 rolls
4T) Kevin Ross 11

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KOMU has an article about Brandon "Da Disposal" Clark eating a personal best 35 hot dogs in 10 minutes to win the first prize of $300 in a hot dog eating contest in Jefferson City July 4. Greg Webb was the runner up.

2018 Men’s Nathan’s finals

Official Results

1st 74 Joey “Jaws” Chestnut new record
2nd 64 Carmen Cincotti
3rd 43 Darron Breeden
4th 41 Geoffrey Esper
5th 40 Matt “Megatoad” Stonie
6th 37.5 Gideon Oji
7th 34 Max Suzuki
8th 33 Adrian “The Rabbit” Morgan
9th 32 Juan “more bite” Rodriguez
10th 31 Nick Wehry
11th 28 Rich “The Locust” LeFevre
12th 27 Derek Jacobs
12th 27 Juan “Hungry Saiyan” Neave
14th 25 Matt “Hungry” Hazzard
15th 24.75 George Chiger
16th 24 Steve Hendry
16th 24 Pablo Martinez
18th 21.5 Erik “The Red” Denmark
18th 21.5 Ronnie “MegaByte” Hartman
20th 21 “Buffalo” Jim Reeves
21st 20 Eric “Badlands” Booker

21 entrants have been announced, so apparently all expected entrants will compete and no sponsors exemptions have been added to the field.

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2018 Nathan’s womens finals

Official results

Sonya Thomas competed according to this picture (via redrabbit comment, but was not listed in the results)

1st 37 Miki Sudo
2nd 28 Michelle “Cardboard Shell” Lesco
3rd 25 “The Lovely” Juliet Lee
4th 21 Sarah “Unstoppable Bab” Reinecke
5th 19 Larell Marie “The Real Deal” Mele
6th 14 Sophia Devita
7th 13 Jingru “Panda” Chen
8th 12 Kassandra Zapata
9th 11 Katie Prettyman
10th 10.5 Jocelyn Walker
11th 8 Tracie Dickerson
11th 8 Kathryn Tesch
11th 8 Holly Titus
14th 7 Brittany Powell
15th 6.5 Rene Rovtar
15th 6.5 Brynn Szeles
17th 5 Kristina Rovtar
18th 4 Prudence DiBenedetto

19 competitors have been announced, so someone besides Steffi Valkov will not appear.

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Molly Schuyler defends Z-Burger title

update The top 3
1) Molly Schuyler 27 burgers
2) Dan Kennedy 24
3) Dave Brunelli 18

Jennifer Munoz reports that Molly Schuyler ate 27 burgers to defend her Z-burger title in Washington, DC today.

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Michael Jenkins ate 16 hot dogs in 10 minutes to win the first prize of $500 in today's hot dog eating contest at The Twisted Tuna in Stuart, FL.
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