Man Eats 191 Chicken Wings in 12 Min

September 3rd, 2012 - 8:05 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt  

Buffalo, Sept 3 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A man from California broke a record by eating 191 chicken wings in 12 minutes at a National Buffalo Wing festival. The man, Joey Chestnut won the chicken wing eating competition that was held in buffalo on Sunday.

Joey broke a record of 183 wings that was set by Sonya Thomas, the black widow last year. Joey Chestnut, won another eating competition early this year. This was his sixth straight win in a hot dog eating contest that is held every year at Coney Island where he ate 68 hot dogs in 10 minutes. At the chicken wing eating contest, 100 different styles of chicken wings were served and there was music.

Sonya Thomas, who won last year’s contest, came second in this year’s contests with 170 chicken wings in 12 minutes. Sonya has won the contest five times and she has a very large crowd behind her. Winner Joey is considered to be the greatest eater in the history of the world. He however does not like the chicken wing eating contest because one has to worry about the bones. Joey has opened up a different dimension to eating competitions. Organizers of the eating competition say that she has opened up more possibilities in the competition.

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