Some of the best eating icons around the world will meet together at the 2022 Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest. The event will be held on Monday. Here, you will know everything about the event.
This year’s tournament features a pair of professional eating icons, as Joey Chestnut attempts to properly defend his men’s Mustard Belt for the third time, and Miki Sudo makes her eagerly-awaited come back to the women’s competition.
Joey “Jaws” Chestnut, the undisputed best competitor in this contest’s history, beat his 2020 record by consuming 76 hot dogs and buns in 10 minutes.
Michelle Lesco, last year’s women’s champion, will protect her title during the women’s championship, which begins at 11 a.m. at Nathan’s Famous.
Sudo has dominated the women’s tournament, capturing it seven times. Sudo did not compete in the previous year’s event since she was pregnant, so Michelle Lesco won.
Here, you will know everything about the event.
Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest 2022: Date and Time
- Date: The competition takes place on 4 July
- Time: The women’s event will start at 10.45 am ET. The men’s event will start at 12.00 pm ET
How to Watch the 2022 Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest?
The event will be broadcasted live on ESPN3 on TV. So, if you have their connection, it will be easy for you to watch the full event. If you are out, you will get tons of options to watch the competition online.
fuboTV will live stream the event via ESPN. The monthly subscription fee for fuboTV will cost you $64.99. You will get more than 150 channels with this connection. You can also avail the free trial option.
The Official ESPN app and ESPN.com will also show the live stream for food lovers around the world. They will be free of cost if you have an ESPN connection in your television.
What are the rules?
- To gain a complete point, a hot dog and bun (HDB) should be eaten. However, half-eaten HDBs are tallied in eighths as well.
- Utensils are not permitted.
- Water is given, but non-alcoholic drinks are permitted.
- Hot dogs and buns can be placed in a drink for up to five seconds.
- A contestant who vomits is eliminated.
2022 Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest will feature the best food freaks around the world. Loving food and taking part in the Competition is one kind of passion. So, if you are a food lover, you can watch the full event live online and offline.