2014 Kentucky: NASCAR Sprint Cup Qualifying Results The track record for Kentucky Speedway was previously held by Dale Earnhardt ... He was sixth. Overall, 42 NASCAR Sprint Cup entries attempted to qualify for the race. 06/27/2014 - 12:30 pm | View Link
NASCAR Cup race won't have 43 cars at Kentucky Speedway But that won't be the case Saturday night at Kentucky Speedway ... in the field at this 1.5-mile track. The 42 entries are a far cry from the mid-2000s, when NASCAR regularly sent a half-dozen cars home on a weekly basis. That number peaked at the 2007 ... 06/27/2014 - 9:58 am | View Link
NASCAR Sprint Cup entry drops below 43 cars for Kentucky race The NASCAR Sprint Cup field will be below its traditional 43-car mark for the first time in nearly 13 years at Kentucky Speedway this weekend. The series has often been attracting entries of more than its 43-car starting limit this year, resulting in ... 06/27/2014 - 4:33 am | View Link
Kentucky Speedway's NASCAR field historically small Barring a late entry to Saturday's NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race, Kentucky Speedway will sit on the wrong side of history ... year as NASCAR has seen a decline in so called start-and-park entries — those just running for prize money rather than competition. 06/27/2014 - 2:03 am | View Link
Bumpy road ahead for NASCAR drivers at Kentucky Kentucky Speedway’s NASCAR tripleheader weekend marks the unofficial chase ... The JD Motorsports with Gary Keller team fields entries for Landon Cassill (10th in points) and Jeffrey Earnhardt (17th). They’ll battle a Nationwide field littered with ... 06/25/2014 - 11:14 am | View Link
Japan’s Kei Nishikori rallied for a five-set victory over fifth-seeded Milos Raonic to reach his first U. S. Open quarterfinal. The 10th-seeded Nishikori won 4-6, 7-6 (4), 6-7 (6), 7-5, 6-4 in a match that ended at 2:26 a.m. Tuesday, tying the latest finish in tournament history.
Germany defender Erik Durm has extended his contract with Borussia Dortmund by two years.
The Bundesliga club says the 22-year-old Durm, who joined the club from Mainz in 2012, signed a new deal through June 2019.
Durm is one of five Dortmund players to have won the World Cup with Germany, the others being Mats Hummels, Roman Weidenfeller, Kevin Grosskreutz and Matthias Ginter.
Dortmund sporting director Michael Zorc says "it was obvious to us that we would reward his excellent sporting development and extend his contract long-term.