Sean Gordon wins Winstar Casino qualifier

update June 14 Patrick Michels has a contest report for the Dallas Observer.
Adrian Morgan has a gallery.

update 3:00 The eating contest twitter has the top 4:

1) Sean Gordon 23.5
2) Crazy Legs Conti 23
3) Adrian Morgan 20.5
4) Nate Biller 14.5

update 2:50 Sean Gordon is the winner with 23.5 HDB

update 2:40 The qualifier is over, but results have yet to be announced.

update 2:20 The contest has yet to start. It looks like the WinStarWorld twitter will have real time updates.

The qualifier should start at 2 pm eastern, according to the Adrian Against facebook.

Comments (21)

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  1. The Wife said (Registered June 27, 2008)

    June 13, 2010 @ 2:49 pm

    Go Sean Go!! Congrats baby!

  2. anonymous said

    June 13, 2010 @ 2:58 pm

    That really sucks . That means the shredder gets another free pass to the finals. Can someone out there please eat 29 before July 4th. Please

  3. anonymous said

    June 13, 2010 @ 4:12 pm

    don’t worry come July 2nd or 3rd MLE will set up a special qualifier in Coney Island for Crazy Legs to win. Expect non threatening opposition such as Wild Bill and Pete Miernicki to show up with a few cops and fireman to make it look good . They might even pull Beautiful brian out of retirement for this one

  4. Gentleman Joe said (Registered December 8, 2005)

    June 13, 2010 @ 5:32 pm

    While that scenario IS possible. I don’t think Crazylegs cares that much if he compEATs or not.

    What he should be doing is taking over for Rich Shea on the broadcast. Or joining the broadcast in some capacity.

    Regardless, he’ll have more tv time than anyone who eats less than 50 hdb’s.

  5. Sean! said

    June 13, 2010 @ 5:47 pm

    Congrats man!! You earned it. And 29 for shredder is awesome. Good to see you’ll be on the finals, too.

  6. anonymous said

    June 13, 2010 @ 6:59 pm

    Joe, Rich Shea is not giving up his spot in the booth for anyone . He and his brother got into this game for the very reason you just mentioned They love hearing themselves speak and love being the center of attention while at the same time try to keep a low profile. You can trust me on that one. It truly amazes me how much praise you pay to someone who really doesnt care if you live or die . If you want my personal opinion i think you would fill the broadcast booth spot quite admirably , Not saying that to be feciscious either .For the past 6yrs we have seen more than enough of crazy legs on the boob tube sporting a $5 shirt and short pants purchased from a 99 cent store going out of business . I would prefer some young blood like Bonebreaker Barlow or Ron Koch behind the mic for a long overdue change of pace. Koch analysis of the sport is far beyond those of mortal men and Super Paul? Well Watch Mad as Hell Tv . That says it all

  7. Anonymous said

    June 13, 2010 @ 7:32 pm

    How do you figure Shredder gets a free pass. He ate 28 HDBS. I hardly call that a free pass. I think of someothers who got a free pass.

  8. Mega Munch said

    June 13, 2010 @ 8:16 pm

    Awesome. Congrats Sean!

  9. Larellmarie said (Registered May 9, 2010)

    June 13, 2010 @ 8:26 pm

    Good for you, Sean! Congrats! 🙂

  10. mike landrich said (Registered July 4, 2007)

    June 13, 2010 @ 9:15 pm

    Good job Sean.

  11. anonymous said

    June 13, 2010 @ 9:29 pm

    Too many congrag and good job comments that make this site more of a drag than it is already. We need more comments like anony 8:43pm

  12. anonymous said

    June 13, 2010 @ 9:31 pm

    as i stated before another free pass for the shredder. No need to repeat myself again

  13. Ron Koch said

    June 14, 2010 @ 1:31 am

    What what what are you talking about…The Sheas are good people””

  14. SPBBBBMBBB said

    June 14, 2010 @ 6:56 am

    Nice work Sean…I guess this means I won’t see you in Charlotte! Adrian…I thought this one looked like your best chance….see you next week?

  15. Rhonda Evans said (Registered March 6, 2008)

    June 14, 2010 @ 9:50 am

    Good job Sean. Wow … that was close! I’d like to see both you AND Legs there!

  16. Yas said (Registered May 4, 2009)

    June 14, 2010 @ 9:53 am

    Congrats Flash!

  17. Rhonda Evans said (Registered March 6, 2008)

    June 14, 2010 @ 10:05 am

    It’s just so amazing that practically everyone qualifying for Coney this year (and last year too) could have won the Mustard Belt before 2001, projecting out these 10-minute totals over 12 minutes … how far HDB-eating has come!

  18. Sean Gordon said (Registered June 5, 2008)

    June 14, 2010 @ 10:37 am

    Thanks everyone. While beer and hot dogs are a good combination, excessive beer then excessive hot dogs don’t go well together. Lesson learned.

  19. Anonymous said

    June 14, 2010 @ 10:39 am

    excuses excuses excuses

  20. Anonymous said

    June 14, 2010 @ 12:08 pm

    bigger gloves?

  21. TheRabbit723 said (Registered October 29, 2009)

    June 14, 2010 @ 12:15 pm

    Hats off to Flash. He pulled away at the end, and I knew I wouldn’t be able to catch him. The man is a great eater. I won’t be able to make Charlotte next weekend SuperPaul, but I will be in San Diego in 2 weeks.

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