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Sport Sunday Cup race at Kansas: Start time, forecast, TV

09:15  18 october  2020
09:15  18 october  2020 Source:   nbcsports.com

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KANSAS CITY, Kan. — The playoff field will be whittled to eight drivers today at Kansas Speedway Here is the information for today’s race : (All times are Eastern). START : Actor Jensen Ackles will give the FORECAST : Wunderground.com forecasts partly cloudy conditions with a temperature of 63

Saturday Cup race at Bristol: Start time , TV channel. SiriusXM NASCAR Radio will carry the broadcast. STREAMING: Watch the race on the NBC Sports App. FORECAST : The wunderground.com forecast calls for partly cloudy skies with a high of 62 degrees and a 2% chance

A playoff driver will have the chance to advance to next month’s championship race at Phoenix in Sunday’s Cup race at Kansas Speedway.

The Round of 8 begins Sunday (2:30 p.m. ET on NBC) for Cup teams. If any of the eight remaining playoff drivers win at Kansas, they’ll advance to the title race. Twice in the last fourth years, the winner of the opening race of this round went on to win the championship.

“I think it’s a big advantage to win the first race in this semifinal round of the playoffs,” Brad Keselowski said. “With respect to that, it gives you a lot of time to prepare for the final race, and I think that’s never a bad thing.”

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Friday Bristol Xfinity race : Start time , TV channel. FORECAST : The wunderground.com forecast calls for cloudy skies with a high of 64 degrees and a 7% chance of rain at the start of the race . Eight Cup races remain in the season with Saturday’s race at Bristol Motor Speedway closing out the first

START : Kansas University men’s basketball coach Bill Self will give the command to start engines at 5:08 p.m. The green flag is scheduled to wave at 5:18 p.m. FORECAST : The wunderground.com forecast calls for partly cloudy skies, a high of 91 degrees and a 15% of rain at the start of the race .

The eight remaining title contenders are Kevin Harvick, Denny Hamlin, Keselowski, Chase Elliott, Martin Truex Jr., Joey Logano, Alex Bowman and Kurt Busch.

Here is all the info for the Sunday Cup race at Kansas:

(All times are Eastern)

START: The command to start engines will be given at 2:36 p.m. by Lt. General James Rainey, Commanding General, U.S. Army Combined Arms Center & Fort Leavenworth, Kansas. The green flag is scheduled to wave at 2:45 p.m.

PRERACE: Cup garage opens at 8 a.m. Drivers report to their cars at 2:10 p.m. Driver intros are at 2:15 p.m. The invocation will given at 2:28 p.m. by Parochial Vicar St. Michael the Archangel Catholic Parish, Fr. Daniel Weger. The national anthem will be performed at 2:29 p.m. by U.S. Army Specialist Reanna Lloyd.

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Here are the details for Sunday 's Cup race at Texas Motor Speedway on NBCSN. START : The command to start engines will be given by four- time Super Bowl winning quarterback and sports broadcaster Terry Bradshaw at 3:08 p.m. The green flag is scheduled to wave at 3:17 p.m.

The race comes four days after Cup raced at Texas Motor Speedway. It is the first scheduled Cup START : Kansas City Chiefs defensive tackle Chris Jones will give the command to start engines at FORECAST : The wunderground.com forecast calls for sunny skies with a high of 88 degrees and 7

DISTANCE: The race is 267 laps (400.5 miles) around the 1.5-mile speedway.

STAGES: Stage 1 ends on Lap 80Stage 2 ends on Lap 160.

TV/RADIO: NBC will televise the race. Coverage begins at 2 p.m Countdown to Green. Race coverage begins at 2:30 p.m. on NBC. Motor Racing Network’s radio coverage will begin at 1:30 p.m. and also can be heard at mrn.com. SiriusXM NASCAR Radio will carry the broadcast.

STREAMING: Watch the race on the NBC Sports App

FORECAST: The wunderground.com forecast calls for cloudy skies with a high of 49 degrees and an 15% chance of rain at the start of the race.

LAST RACE: Chase Elliott won at the Charlotte Roval for his fourth consecutive road course win last weekend. Joey Logano placed second. Erik Jones finished third.

LAST RACE AT Kansas: Denny Hamlin led 57 of 267 laps to win the July race. Brad Keselowski finished second. Martin Truex Jr. placed third.

STARTING LINEUP: Click here for starting lineup

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It’s race day at Kansas Speedway, and we've got all the information you need to get ready for Sunday 's Hollywood Casino 400, the sixth of 10 playoff races in Actor Jensen Ackles from the CWs "Supernatural" will instruct drivers to start their engines at 2:37 p.m. ET (1:37 p.m. local). TV : NBC.

START : Seven- time Cup champion Jimmie Johnson, competing in his final race at Atlanta Motor Speedway, will give the command Its broadcast begins at 2 p.m. and also can be heard at goprn.com and SiriusXM NASCAR Radio. FORECAST : The wunderground.com forecast calls for cloudy

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