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Princes Town man wins $500 eating raw peppers

Princes Town man wins $500 eating raw peppers

A Princes Town father of one walked away with 500 dollars and the top honors in the first preliminary round of the Chatak Foods & Forres Park Pepper Eating Competition 2018.

Shazad Hosein wins $500 (103FM’s DJ Greg on the left)

The first round was held at 103FM’s Road Show Reloaded at South Park in San Fernando, with four competitors taking the stage. 

All four blazed through the first round of Pimento peppers, but after Round 2’s Jalapeno peppers, two of them voluntary bowed out.

It was down to Shazad Hosein and another man who battled it out for almost seven more rounds of peppers ranging from Bird, Cherry, Chilli and Habanero.

Shazad’s main challenger bowed out in the 10th Round and Mr. Hosein was crowned the winner.
He received 500 dollars cash and a spot in the Final of the competition in April.

103FM’s Director of News Amrit Maharaj caught up with Shazad after the victory, and learned that he is a seasoned pepper eater!

AUDIO: Shazard Pepper Winner 09 03 18

The next round of the 103FM and Chatak Foods & Forres Park Pepper Eating Competition will be held at our Road Show Reloaded next Thursday Trincity Mall from 3pm.

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March 8th, 2018

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