Do you feel satisfied while watching competitive eaters gobble down food? If it doesn’t already, it should make you feel better about your eating habits! In this article, we’ll take a look at Joey Jaws Chestnut betting odds in Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest 2018.
On the 4th of July, apart from fireworks, you can also celebrate US Independence Day with Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest 2018. The competition is overseen by Major League Eating or MLE, governing the competitive eating sports. Within 10 minutes of glory, the contestant who eats the most hot dogs and buns win. It’s as simple as that. Without further ado, let’s bet on Joey Jaws Chestnut as the ultimate winner with odds provided below.
Joey Jaws Chestnut Betting Odds
Online sportsbook sites in US predict 1.15 odds for Joey Jaws Chestnut to win Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest 2018. Chestnut being the contender to win the Mustard Belt comes as no surprise. Since 2007, he has won the hot dog eating contest 10 times showing off his dominance. His nickname, Jaws, is a testament to Chestnut’s eating ability. His jaws can bite down 280 pounds more than a German shepherd!
Any Other Contestant to Win
One thing Joey Jaws Chestnut odds don’t take into consideration is Chestnut’s age. At 33 years old, how much longer can the champion keep up his top performance? According to online gambling sites in US, the odds for any other contestant to win Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest 2018 are at 4.75.
Matt Megatoad Stonie and Carmen Cincotti are 25 year-olds competitive eaters who present a challenge for Chestnut. Stonie beat Chestnut in 2015, stealing the hot dog eating contest victory that year. Cincotti, on the other hand, was runner-up in last year’s contest eating 62 hot dogs and buns!
Will the Hot Dog Eating Record be Broken in 2018?
The current most hot dogs eaten record belongs to Joey Jaws Chestnut. It is at 72. The record was broken by none other than Chestnut himself! He ate two more hot dogs than he ever could before.
Now, the betting odds show that there is there is a fifty-fifty percent chance for the winner of Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest 2018 to break this record (1.85). Let’s bet on Joey Jaws Chestnut (1.15) to win the hot dog eating contest and also break his own record at Vbet Sportsbook.