Bet On The 2012 Men’s Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest

2012 Hot Dog Eating ContestWe have all seen it on television and been enthralled with the sport, but betting on competitive eating had never crossed my mind until I saw the odds posted for the 2012 Nathan`s Hot Dog Eating contest at  There are only a few prop bets available, but this is sure to be an entertaining event and one that placing a few wagers on will make that much more fun.

The 2012 Nathan`s Hot Dog Eating contest is set to take place tomorrow in Brooklyn, New York and it will be broadcast on ESPN. Be sure to tune in to watch some wild competitive eating go down and see how many hot dogs these “athletes” can shove into their body in ten minutes.  Visit to see all of the odds for this epic event.

2012 Hot Dog Eating Contest Odds

Here are a few of the best you can make this year at

Winner Odds

Joey Chestnut Wins 6th Straight -900
Field Wins +500

Chestnut is a huge favorite heading into this Hot Dog Eating contest.  He has won the last 5 years in a row and if he can take down the championship again this year he will tie eating legend Kobayashi for the most wins in a row.  His main competitors will be Pat Bertoletti and Tim Janus.


Joey Chestnut over 62.5 hot dogs -120
Joey Chestnut under 62.5 hot dogs -120

Pat Bertoletti over 53.5 hot dogs -110
Pat Bertoletti under 53.5 hot dogs -130

That’s right these guys just eat ridiculous amounts of hot dogs in 10 minutes.  You have to wonder how their next couple of days feel as they digest these dogs.

How To Bet

To bet on the 2012 Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest you will first need to open an account with  Visit and click on the ‘Register Today’ button to open an account.  Next you will need to head to the ‘cashier’ section and make a deposit.

Now that you have money online you are ready to bet.  You can find the betting options at 5Dimes under ‘Other Sports’ and ‘Competitive Eating’.

Where To Watch

This is sure to be an interesting event and you can catch the action live at at noon EST.  ESPN will also run a taped version at 3pm EST, but if you are betting on the event I suggest watching live so you get the maximum excitement level.

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