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Heikkinen bumps way to Bristol win

Heikkinen bumps way to Bristol win

July 20th, 2013 7:58 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Toomas Heikkinen bumped past Ken Block in the first turn to win the first-ever Global Rallycross Race at Bristol Motor Speedway on Saturday.

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Froome effectively wins Tour de France

Froome effectively wins Tour de France

July 20th, 2013 5:51 pm by JOHN LEICESTER — AP Sports Writer

Chris Froome has two hands firmly on the Tour de France trophy. All that remains is for the British rider to raise it above his head before cheering crowds in Paris on Sunday.

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Rally cars, monster trucks to invade BMS

July 19th, 2013 10:02 pm by Jeff Birchfield

It's sure to be a unique show this weekend, as Global Rallycross Series teams with Monster Trucks for the first time at Bristol Motor Speedway.

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Four JC American teams make state tourneys

July 19th, 2013 9:41 pm by Douglas Fritz

It has already been a memorable season for the Johnson City American Little League, and there’s reason to think more good stuff could happen soon.

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Old friends recall Bristol battles

Old friends recall Bristol battles

July 16th, 2013 7:31 pm by Jeff Birchfield

From the concrete grandstands to the middle of the action to what they described as the best seats in the house as ESPN analysts, Dale Jarrett and Andy Petree have always loved the action at Bristol Motor Speedway.

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Jarrett: BMS should host All-Star race

Jarrett: BMS should host All-Star race

July 16th, 2013 7:07 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Recently named to the new class of the NASCAR Hall of Fame, Jarrett believes the NASCAR All-Star race needs moved away from Charlotte’s mile-and-a-half oval to the short track at Bristol Motor Speedway.

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Bucs’ move to Freedom Hall ‘less than 50/50’

Bucs’ move to Freedom Hall ‘less than 50/50’

July 15th, 2013 7:26 pm by Kelly Hodge

The chances of East Tennessee State playing its home basketball schedule at Freedom Hall this season are getting slimmer as time and logistical concerns come to bear.

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Solid summer has Cutlip looking ahead

Solid summer has Cutlip looking ahead

July 15th, 2013 7:03 pm by Douglas Fritz

Science Hill’s basketball team went 14-4 in pair of summer camps despite a lack of experience, but head coach Ken Cutlip saw signs of promise.

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Kosgei becomes first three-time winner

July 14th, 2013 10:05 pm by NET News Service

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Campbell captures Tri-Cities Amateur crown

July 14th, 2013 10:01 pm by Pat Kenney

BRISTOL— It came down to a shootout in Sunday’s final round of the 4th annual Tri-Cities Amateur championship held at the Country Club of Bristol. Ben Campbell sank a birdie putt on the 18th hole to capture the title by one shot over hard-charging

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