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Red Bull Boss Christian Horner to Marry Former Spice Girl Geri Halliwell

It looks like David Beckham will no longer be the only sporting figure married to a Spice Girl. That is because Red Bull Team Principal Christian Horner is now engaged to Geri Halliwell. "Ginger Spice" announced the engagement in a notice...Show More Summary

Formula 1's Latest Rumours and Talk: Fernando Alonso, Nico Rosberg and More

Nico Rosberg hopes Lewis Hamilton is suffering a crisis of confidence ahead of the title-deciding Abu Dhabi Grand Prix. The world championship leader spun off at Interlagos and though he was able to rejoin, any hope of winning the race was gone. Show More Summary

NASCAR Facing a Critical Test in How It Handles Kurt Busch Allegations

This is a big week for NASCAR. Last Sunday, Kevin Harvick won at the Phoenix International Raceway to join Joey Logano, Ryan Newman and Denny Hamlin in the last round of the Chase. Next Sunday, someone will be crowned the 2014 Sprint...Show More Summary

2014 NASCAR Sprint Cup Chase Stock Watch: Buying, Selling Drivers in Final Round

When Brian France first announced the dramatic changes that would be taking place in the Chase for the Sprint Cup format this year, NASCAR's chairman and CEO repeatedly mentioned that the goal was to produce more "Game 7-type moments"...Show More Summary

Harvick wins Phoenix; Hamlin, Logano and Newman join him in final 4 for Cup title

Kevin Harvick got his third-straight win at Phoenix International Raceway on Sunday, and it's a win that gives him a chance to run for the Sprint Cup Series title. Harvick's win guaranteed him a spot in NASCAR's final four to race for the championship on Sunday, Nov. Show More Summary

NASCAR 2014 at Phoenix II: Winners and Losers from the Race for Heroes 500

The Quicken Loans Race for Heroes 500 was the semifinal in the race for the Chase. Heading into the second tour of Phoenix, none of the eight remaining Chase drivers had won a race to lock up a bid at Homestead. Kevin Harvick went and led 85 percent of the laps (264) and muscled his way into the championship. Show More Summary

Fantasy NASCAR at Homestead 2014: Top Picks, Ford EcoBoost 400

The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series travels to the Homestead-Miami Speedway in Homestead, Florida, this week for the Ford EcoBoost 400. This is the final race of the season and the first time the series has raced at Homestead this year. The new Chase format should make the race Sunday the most exciting race of the season. Show More Summary

Fernando Alonso to McLaren: Latest News and Rumours on Ferrari Driver

McLaren are reportedly close to confirming Fernando Alonso as one of their drivers for the 2015 season. Former Ferrari president Luca di Montezemolo revealed to Italian channel RAI (h/t The Guardian) that the Spaniard will leave theShow More Summary

Jenson Button Again Proves Worth but McLaren Are Still Making the Right Call

Jenson Button looks to be heading for the Formula One exit door. The 2009 world champion has been in excellent form in recent months. His qualifying performances have been good and race results even better. In the last six races, heShow More Summary

Lewis Hamilton's Growth in Maturity Is Clear Despite 2014 Brazilian GP Defeat

Even before the start of the 2014 Formula One season, it was widely thought that the only man who could beat Lewis Hamilton to this year's world championship would be himself. His Mercedes team-mate, Nico Rosberg, was considered a highly...Show More Summary

Formula 1's Driver Power Rankings After 2014 Brazilian Grand Prix

Formula One's 2014 Brazilian Grand Prix lived up to the standards the season so far has set, giving us another action-packed, thrilling race. It was also somewhat unusual, as most of the recently dominant drivers were beaten by their...Show More Summary

Kevin Harvick's Dominant Win Sets Up His Best-Ever Shot at a Cup Championship

Some things in life are just a sure thing. Like Kevin Harvick winning a Sprint Cup race at Phoenix International Raceway. When the day began, Kevin Harvick sat eighth in points in the Chase standings, and a win was going to be the only...Show More Summary

NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Race at Phoenix – Race Results

A victory at Phoenix—and a dominating one at that—was exactly what Kevin Harvick needed to keep his hopes for a NASCAR Sprint Cup Series championship alive. But a second-place finish in Sunday’s Quicken Loans Race for Heroes 500 did Jeff Gordon no good, thanks to a final-lap banzai run by Ryan Newman, who passed rookie Kyle Parson for the 11th position on [...]

2014 NASCAR Sprint Cup Chase: Jeff Gordon's 'Drive for 5' Falls 1 Lap Short

When it comes to postseason sports, close just doesn't cut it. Jeff Gordon was reminded of that on Sunday at Phoenix International Raceway when his quest for a fifth championship—his first since 2001—came up one race, one turn and one...Show More Summary

Sprint Cup Chase Standings 2014: NASCAR Grid, Schedule After Phoenix 500

One lap can change everything for a NASCAR driver. For Jeff Gordon, it was enough to knock him out of the Chase for the Sprint Cup and propel Ryan Newman. Newman's controversial spin-out of Kyle Larson propelled his No. 31 car to 11th...Show More Summary

Gordon, Kenseth and Keselowski finish 2-4 at Phoenix but don't advance

Through the first nine races of NASCAR's new elimination Chase format, we've learned that if you can't win, you need to avoid bad finishes. On Sunday at Phoenix, Jeff Gordon finished second. Brad Keselowski finished third. Matt Kenseth finished fourth. Show More Summary

NASCAR at Phoenix 2014 Results: Winner, Standings, Highlights and Reaction

The final four is set for the Chase and Kevin Harvick punched his ticket with a critical victory in Phoenix. Harvick was dominant again on the flat track as he swept this season and secured his fourth win in the last five races in Avondale. Sunday...Show More Summary

Harvick wins Phoenix; Hamlin, Logano and Newman join him in NASCAR's final 4

Kevin Harvick got his third-straight win at Phoenix International Raceway on Sunday, and it's a win that gives him a chance to run for the Sprint Cup Series title. Harvick's win guaranteed him a spot in NASCAR's final four to race for the championship on November 16 at Homestead-Miami Speedway. Show More Summary

Nico Rosberg Produces Plucky Performance to Win the 2014 Brazilian Grand Prix

Where did that come from? Just seven days ago, Nico Rosberg looked for all the world like a beaten man standing on the second step of the United States Grand Prix beneath Lewis Hamilton, his Mercedes team-mate and 2014 championship rival,...Show More Summary

Dover police investigating allegation of domestic assault against Kurt Busch

Kurt Busch is being investigated by the Dover, (Del.) Police Department for allegations of domestic assault. Busch's ex-girlfriend, Patricia Driscoll, filed the claims Nov. 5, according to the police department. Per court documents obtained by the AP, Driscoll said the alleged assault happened on Friday, Sept. Show More Summary

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