The 4th of July is all about two things, the independence of this great nation and eating hot dogs! For the second thing no one has been more dominant then reigning Nathan's Hot Dog Eating contest champion Joey Chestnut. Since Chestnut dethroned Takeru Kobayashi in 2007 he has only lost the "Mustard Color Belt" once. Matt Stonie pulled off the epic upset in 2015 eating 62 hot dogs to Chestnut's 60. Since then Chest nut has won the following three years with 70, 72 and 74 hot dogs and buns consumed respectively. So can Matt Stonie or Carmen Cincotti best Chestnut this year? I say no and Las Vegas seems to agree.

2019 Nathan's Hot Dog Contest
Hot Dogs Eaten by Men's Winner
Over/Under 73.5 hot dogs

Hot Dogs Eaten by Women's Winner
Over/Under 38.5 hot dogs

Will Joey Chestnut Win ?
YES   1/10
NO   5/1

▪ Odds imply 84.5% chance Joey Chestnut Wins

On the women’s side, Miki Sudo has won the Mustard Belt five times and is the favorite going into this year’s event.

Will Miki Sudo Win ?
YES   1/15
NO   7/1

▪ Odds imply 88.2% chance Miki Sudo Wins

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