NASCAR Cup Series driver Erik Jones (20) celebrates after winning the Coke Zero Sugar 400 at Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Fla., July 7, 2018.
Following Saturday night's Coke Zero 400 at Daytona International Speedway, Stenhouse didn't shy away from the fact that his actions on the track triggered two multi-car accidents and he ended up collected in three others. "My first Cup win, my first win at Daytona, my first superspeedway win - what an awesome day, man!"
Erik Jones' win was a step in silencing the doubters. "There's not much better than this one".
The 22-year-old Jones had his motorcoach wrapped in toilet paper as a prank and awoke to a steady string of congratulatory tweets ranging from Kyle Busch to Dale Earnhardt Jr.
Martin Truex Jr. also was discouraged by the way some raced Saturday night. He beat second-place Alex Bowman by almost a quarter of a second.
Maybe these so-called "Young Guns" do know how to find victory lane.
Truex finished second, followed by AJ Allmendinger, Kasey Kahne and Chris Buescher. Harvick led the field to green on Lap 162 to start the first overtime, but he fell victim to the nine-car wreck before that circuit was completed. That spill took out Aric Almirola, among others.
Lowe's, one of the last remaining corporate giants in NASCAR, announced it was cutting ties with Johnson at the end of the season, and that guarantees a new sponsor on the hood of the No. 48 Chevy in 2019.
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Standing in the way of the rich selection of potential match winning performers on either side are two outstanding goalkeepers. Benjamin Mendy is unlikely to be fit for France after not playing on Friday against Uruguay and then not training on Saturday.
At one juncture in the final third of the race, Truex emerged into the lead despite being outside the top 20 not too much earlier.
"He got hit from behind, so I didn't get hit anywhere", Byron said. SHR has dominated this season with Harvick, Bowyer and Kurt Busch regular contenders and Almirola, in his first season as Danica Patrick's replacement in the No. 10 Ford, has proved it was the driver and not the vehicle that was the weak link in the top team in NASCAR. This was the final restrictor-plate race prior to the playoffs, which begin in September.
The first overtime restart saw a crash right before the start-finish line the involved Kevin Harvick, Clint Bowyer, Bubba Wallace, Johnson, Trevor Bayne, Ricky Stenhouse Jr, Ross Chastain, Brendan Gaughan and Ryan Newman. The 51 laps he led Saturday night were the most he's led in a race this season.
"When one auto sits sideways in front of the field at 200 miles per hour, you can't get through it", driver Joey Logano said of the mishaps. He pitted outside the designated box, and finished 23rd.
International Speedway Corp. President John Saunders pinned some of NASCAR's woes on the failure of the new crop of drivers, who have struggled to replace the sport's retired crop of stars. Larson, coming off a second-place finish last weekend at Chicagoland, exited with a torn-up tire and a visit to the medical center.
"Ricky was doing the best he could to give me a good push and had a great run to take the lead, and the vehicle in front of me (Byron) just threw a late, bad block", Keselowski said.
Stage One: Polesitter #9 Chase Elliott was able to lead the first 10 laps until #17 Ricky Stenhouse Jr traded the lead between himself and Elliott for a couple laps before leading the rest of the stage and capturing his first stage win of the year.
Elliott was on the pole on the front with Hendrick Motorsports teammate Alex Bowman. But Elliott, Bowman and rookie William Byron are not only winless this season, they are 0 for their careers. Count Kurt Busch among those not happy with Stenhouse. He hasn't won since that season-opening victory.
More calls came in to dispatch and said the man was threatening people, claiming to have a gun and kept reaching into his pockets. Crowley was under post-prison supervision for several counts of burglary and one count of criminal mischief.
His siblings, Prince George and Princess Charlotte , walked slightly in front, holding their father's hands. Robert Carter , one of Kate Middleton's closest friends, and Lucy Middleton , Kate Middleton's cousin.
It will take place in a number of countries across the world and aims to spread the message and ethos of the Global Citizen. Beyoncé , JAY-Z , and Pharrell are headlining the free (i.e. costs you exactly zero dollars) concert at FNB Stadium.
Instead, he was paid a flat yearly salary, which was set at $62,700 about 2003 and rose to $75,000 in 2010, according to his suit. However, Cintron isn't the first of Trump's employees to sue him over the years, claiming that he failed to pay them.
A British woman died on Sunday after she was poisoned by the same nerve agent that struck Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia. Mr Basu also said 21 people have presented with "concerns" over possible exposure, they have been given "the all-clear".
Meanwhile, a letter of apology from the coach of the football team was delivered to the boys' parents via the cave divers. But although the eight were rescued, there were concerns they may have contracted an illness while in the cave.
At least seven Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps soldiers and seven Syrian Arab Army (SAA) soldiers were killed in that attack. The TV aired a cell phone video footage, showing the air defence missiles twinkling in the night chasing the Israeli targets.
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Thierry Henry's 'heart will be split' by World Cup semifinal
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Buffon would be happy to see Ronaldo at Juventus
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Thai cave rescue sees four more boys freed
Last Monday they were discovered huddled on a narrow rock shelf deep within the flooded cave system. He said he sent a small submarine to Thailand; it is expected to arrive Monday night local time .
Anderson ticking off the boxes, Federer up next
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The New Orange Is The New Black Trailer Just Dropped
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