•   
  •   
  •   

Sport‘Gnarly’ performance puts Kevin Harvick on Pocono pole

00:55  28 july  2019
00:55  28 july  2019 Source:   nbcsports.com

Equality is my cause: Serena puts legend King in her place

Equality is my cause: Serena puts legend King in her place Serena Williams delivered a stinging rebuke to fellow tennis legend Billie Jean King who said she should focus on tennis and stop behaving like a celebrity and fighting for equality. 

Kevin Harvick earns his first career Cup pole at Pocono . Kevin Harvick has the word “ gnarly ” on the left rear quarter panel of his Ford Mustang – and it lived up to its nickname with a gnarly pole -winning performance for Sunday’s Gander RV 400 at Pocono Raceway.

Equality is my cause: Serena puts legend King in her place. Serena Williams delivered a stinging rebuke to fellow tennis legend Billie Jean King who said she should focus on tennis and stop behaving like a celebrity and fighting for equality.

‘Gnarly’ performance puts Kevin Harvick on Pocono pole© Getty Images

Kevin Harvick has the word “gnarly” on the left rear quarter panel of his Ford Mustang – and it lived up to its nickname with a gnarly pole-winning performance for Sunday’s Gander RV 400 at Pocono Raceway.

One week after earning his first win of the season (last Sunday at New Hampshire), Harvick was not to be kept from taking the top spot during Saturday afternoon’s qualifying.

Harvick was the only driver over 174 mph, clocking a top speed of 174.058 mph.

NASCAR at New Hampshire: Live race updates, results, highlights from Foxwoods Resort Casino 301

NASCAR at New Hampshire: Live race updates, results, highlights from Foxwoods Resort Casino 301 Sporting News is tracking live updates from New Hampshire Motor Speedway for the Foxwoods Resort Casino 301.

Kevin Harvick got his first win of the season on Sunday. On Saturday, he got his fourth pole of 2019. Harvick posted the fastest lap during qualifying at Pocono on Saturday and will start on the pole for Sunday’s race. He edged out Joey Logano for the top spot. Harvick ’s teammate Aric Almirola will

Kevin Matthew Puts (born January 3, 1972) is an American composer, best known for winning a Pulitzer Prize in 2012 for his first opera. Puts was born in St. Louis, Missouri, and grew up in Alma, Michigan.

We turned it into a gnarly situation,” Harvick told NBCSN. “We didn’t do a qualifying run because we were just scrambling a bit in race trim and trying to get our car right in race trim.

“Our teammates did some qualifying runs and we tried to match what they did and adapt and adjust from there. In the end, sometimes it’s just better to wing it. It was a good day today and hopefully we can keep it rolling tomorrow.”

This is Harvick’s fourth pole of the season and the 29th of his career in 667 NASCAR Cup starts.

In addition, this is Harvick’s 38th career Cup start at Pocono but his first pole there. He’s also never won at the 2.5-mile Tricky Triangle.

Abbeville Police searching for missing elderly man with dementia last seen Saturday night

Abbeville Police searching for missing elderly man with dementia last seen Saturday night ABBEVILLE, SC (FOX Carolina) The City of Abbeville took to social media to ask for help finding a missing elderly man who suffers from dementia. According to a Facebook post from the city, Abbeville Police are looking for Mr. Eddie C. "Bay Hay" Dunlap, 87. Mr. Dunlap was last seen around 10 p.m. Saturday night on Secession Avenue. Police say he is most likely wearing a white t-shirt and blue jeans. Though he normally wears eyeglasses, police say Dunlap does not have them with him. Anyone with information on Mr. Dunlap's whereabouts is asked to call the Abbeville Police Department at (864) 366-5832. MORE NEWS: National Ice Cream Day means free cones.

Kevin Harvick 's No. 4 Ford sweeps all three rounds of Coors Light Pole qualifying Friday at Texas Motor Speedway, and Ryan Blaney will start Sunday's

Rodney Childers' pit strategy put Kevin Harvick in position to win at Pocono , but the team's lack of execution and a costly penalty cost them the victory.

“It’s been a fun week getting the win off our back and hopefully a pole today,” Harvick said. All Cup cars were immediately impounded after the qualifying session and will go through post-qualifying inspection Sunday morning before the afternoon’s race.

Joey Logano briefly held the pole, but after Harvick’s run, had to settle for second-fastest (173.377 mph), followed by Aric Almirola (173.164 mph), Erik Jones (173.110) and Austin Dillon (172.659).

Sixth through 10th were Jimmie Johnson (172.586), Kyle Busch (172.427), William Byron (172.371), Kurt Busch (172.015) and Daniel Suarez (171.933) made it three of four Stewart-Haas drivers that qualified in the top-10.

Among those who struggled during qualifying was Kyle Larson, who wrecked his primary car in practice earlier in the day, forcing him to go to his backup ride. Larson qualified 29th at 168.634 mph.

Click here for full qualifying results

Click here for the row-by-row starting lineup for Sunday’s race

Follow @JerryBonkowski

Read More

Teens Duct-Tape 8-Year-Old Boy To Pole, Steal His Candy At Diecke Park In Huntley.
The victim’s younger brother ran to nearby Stingray Bay water park, and got help from a park employee, who cut the 8-year-old boy free, according to police. The park employee contacted their mother, who called police. The two teenagers were wearing black shorts and black and green T-shirts with Fortnite logos. Anyone with information about the incident should call Huntley police at 847-515-5311, or the anonymous tip line at 847-515-5333. Tips also can be sent by text message, by texting TIP HUNTLEY followed by your message to 888777.

—   Share news in the SOC. Networks

Topical videos:

usr: 1
This is interesting!