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Monday, May 25, 2015

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Wrecks continue at Indy

Wrecks continue at Indy

INDIANAPOLIS — IndyCar driver James Hinchcliffe was in stable condition in the intensive care unit of a local hospital following surgery on his left leg for injuries sustained Monday in a crash at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
Published: 05/20/15
Fight of century becomes fight in court
Pacquiao becomes target of class action lawsuits

Fight of century becomes fight in court Pacquiao becomes target of class action lawsuits

LAS VEGAS — Boxing fans across the country and their lawyers are calling the hyped-up fight between Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather Jr. a fraud and want their money back, and then some.
Published: 05/20/15
Dedicated competitor

Dedicated competitor

Playing No. 1 singles and No. 1 doubles is a demanding position. Sebring’s Ashley Castelli accepted the challenge and posted an impressive 14-2 record in singles, and the talented senior went 13-2 in doubles to lead the Blue Streaks to a succe...
Published: 05/19/15
Dixon claims Indy 500 pole
Driver takes Chip Ganassi Racing car to 2nd lifetime pole position

Dixon claims Indy 500 pole Driver takes Chip Ganassi Racing car to 2nd lifetime pole position

INDIANAPOLIS — One minute, Scott Dixon thought the numbers were a mistake.
Published: 05/19/15
Cooper Tires teams up with Nunez

Cooper Tires teams up with Nunez

Cooper Tire is teaming up with 19-year-old Tristan Nunez, a MAZDA factory professional race car driver and distracted driving awareness advocate, to call attention to the dangers of distracted driving. The partnership will include speaking appearance...
Published: 05/18/15
Audi wins Nurburgring

Audi wins Nurburgring

The Audi R8 LMS managed a brilliant 24-hour racing debut by clinching victory at the Nurburgring. Audi unveiled its GT3 race car ten weeks ago and now the production-based sports car impressed in a tough battle that lasted up to the last hour of the ...
Published: 05/19/15
American Pharoah moves closer to Triple Crown
Romps to win in Preakness Stakes over sloppy track

American Pharoah moves closer to Triple Crown Romps to win in Preakness Stakes over sloppy track

BALTIMORE — Minutes before the Preakness, it was an ominous scene at Pimlico Race Course. Thunder and lightning. Wind and rain. A record crowd scrambling for cover. A drenched racetrack.
Published: 05/18/15
Hamlin wins All-Star race

Hamlin wins All-Star race

CONCORD, N.C. — Denny Hamlin gave Joe Gibbs Racing its first victory in NASCAR’s Sprint All-Star race by using clean air to hold off Kevin Harvick at Charlotte Motor Speedway.
Published: 05/18/15
Many familiar names in 24 Hours

Many familiar names in 24 Hours

To say that the 24 Hours of Le Mans is an international event would be a bit of an understatement, as drivers from 29 different countries are entered in the legandary FIA World Endurance Championship event. The race, which will take place June 13 and...
Published: 05/18/15
Owen tourney sees low scores

Owen tourney sees low scores

AVON PARK — The Rotary Club of Avon Park held its annual David “Doc” Owen Rotary Golf Tournament at River Greens Golf Course on Saturday and drew a field of 56 golfers, who enjoyed excellent weather and playing conditions for the...
Published: 05/18/15