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Earnhardt wins big wreck finish

...Jr.'s victory in the rain-delayed race at Daytona International Speedway. Earnhardt...Daytona in Friday night's Xfinity Series race and has been close with the Earnhardt family...Daytona 500. Earnhardt Jr. said after the race he had no idea who was in the car - it...

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Weather conditions dampen annual Peachtree Road Race, not spirit

...year's 10-kilometer Peachtree Road Race, otherwise known as the World's Largest...lightning, which actually led to a mid-race delay.My T-shirt, which got wringing...average temperature at the start of the race is 73. Of course, that is early ? almost...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-07-04/weather-conditions-dampen-ann
Austin Dillon wins Xfinity Series race at Daytona

...Austin Dillon won the Xfinity Series race at Daytona Inter national Speedway on Saturday...the finish.Brian Scott dominated the race and led 84 of the 104 laps, but with four...clinch the pole position for today's race for the eighth time in nine races this...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-07-04/austin-dillon-wins-xfinity
Last-lap crash causes major scare at Daytona

...grandstands just past the finish line.Fans and race teams hoped for the best after seeing Austin...The safety that NASCAR has done for the race car is obviously pretty awesome. I've...on the final lap of the Xfinity Series race. Parts of his car, including the front...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-07-06/last-lap-crash-causes-majo
Rants & Raves

...also a liberal jerk. FIFTY YEARS AFTER the Selma march, we're still fighting against voter suppression, often targeted by race. IT'S SAD THAT it took the slayings of nine black people in Charleston, S.C., before white elected officials call for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-07-06/rants-raves
High-speed crash overshadowns finish in third stage of Tour de France

...finished the stage but later pulled out of the race after hospital tests showed that he had fractured...Kozontchuk also withdrew from the stage and race.As the pack up ahead waited, riders...and where Froome crashed in this year's race.Froome had better luck this time, gaining...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-07-06/high-speed-crash-overshadowns-fin
Injury leaves British Open in doubt for McIlroy

...champion of the World Golf Championship at Firestone and the PGA Championship, followed by the FedEx Cup in America and the Race to Dubai in Europe.Shane Lowry of Ireland told the Irish Times that he heard about the injury on Saturday."It's not ideal...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-07-06/injury-leaves-british-open-d
Skull found in sand of St. Simons beach

...skull, Brown said it was impossible to estimate its age. Doering said he is unsure if DNA tests can determine the gender and race of the remains, but in the meantime he declined to hazard any guess as to who it could be. "We don't want to give any false...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-07-07/skull-found-sand-ga-beach
Nature of Daytona race creates opportunities for non-winners

...ankle sustained during an Xfinity Series race in February at Daytona, can still make...Stenhouse Jr. also go into Sunday's race without a victory.Jeff Gordon, who is...plate races feeling like we have very fast race cars and that we have a chance to come...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-07-04/nature-daytona-race-create
Bill Kirby | The Augusta Chronicle

...2015 Bill Kirby This year's 10-kilometer Peachtree Road Race, otherwise known as the World's Largest Wet T-Shirt Contest...showers, hard rain and lightning, which actually led to a mid-race delay. Wes leyan College in Macon seems to have taken a page...

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