We all are aware of speed eating challenges. Aren't we? Today, this sport is making quite a buzz, where people eat gigantic amount of food in very less time. We have also seen people making world records with such challenges. In fact, social media is flooded with videos of different speed eating challenges. We recently came across one such video that left us amused. A man from the United States of America took his love for burger a step ahead and devoured a massive burger of 20,000 calories. Yes, you read that right. This 20,000-calorie burger weighed 2.94 kgs and was made with 40 slices of bacon, 8.5 patties, 16 slices of cheese, a whole onion, two tomatoes, chilli and buns. That's not all. The man finished this gigantic burger in just 4 minutes!
Matt Stonie, a popular competitive eater from the USA, recently participated in the Octuple Bypass challenge at Heart Attack Grill - a hamburger restaurant in Las Vegas. As a part of the challenge, Matt was given this huge burger which he finished in a record time of 4:10 minutes. He uploaded this challenge video on his YouTube channel that has 14.6million followers till date. According to his post, the last world record was set by a man named Miki Sudo who ate such a massive burger in 7:42 minutes.
Let's take a look at the video:
Originally uploaded on July 25, 2021, the video has gone viral garnering more than 78lakh views, 393k likes and thousands of comments.
"Matt doesn't beat records, he completely obliterates them," wrote one user.
Another comment read, "the chef is like: the world record time is 8 minutes matt: no no no no no how about half of that."
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About Somdatta SahaExplorer- this is what Somdatta likes to call herself. Be it in terms of food, people or places, all she craves for is to know the unknown. A simple aglio olio pasta or daal-chawal and a good movie can make her day.