Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Auto racing

Gragson wins NASCAR trucks race, celebrates, then vomits

MARTINSVILLE, Va. — Noah Gragson celebrated his first trucks win by impersonating Helio Castroneves and climbing the fence at Martinsville Speedway. Then he went a step further Saturday and did pull-ups while dangling from the fence. It was a bit too...
Updated a year ago

Christopher Bells wins Xfinity series’ Kansas Lottery 300

KANSAS CITY, Kan. — Christopher Bell raced to his first NASCAR Xfinity series victory Saturday, beating dominant Joe Gibbs Racing teammate Erik Jones after they made contact with four laps left in the Kansas Lottery 300 at Kansas Speedway. Bell led f...
Updated a year ago
Talladega win propels Brad Keselowski to next playoff round

Talladega win propels Brad Keselowski to next playoff round

TALLADEGA, Ala. — To win the championship this year, Team Penske told Brad Kese­lowski he had to win at Talladega Superspeedway. So he did. Again. Keselowski earned an automatic berth into the third round of the Monster Energy Cup playoffs with a vic...
Updated a year ago
Warm and breezy afternoon should continue into the weekend; Sunday showers possible

Warm and breezy afternoon should continue into the weekend; Sunday showers possible

10Weather WTSP meteorologist Kate Wentzel said Friday morning that warm temperatures should continue through the afternoon into Saturday, with some rain possible by Sunday. The first day of the Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg should see nice w...
Updated: 3 years ago
Jeff Gordon breakout star of Fox's Daytona 500 broadcast

Jeff Gordon breakout star of Fox's Daytona 500 broadcast

Tampa Bay Times columnist Tom Jones looks back at the best and worst from a weekend of televised sports.Best additionWhen it comes to camera work, graphics, direction and production, it's hard to find a much better sports broadcast than what Fox does...
Updated: 3 years ago
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