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NASCAR Examining Dillon Crash, Which Could Prove As Wake-Up Call For SportPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 07 / 07 / 15
After NASCAR driver Austin Dillon's last-lap wreck on Sunday night at Daytona Int'l Speedway, sanctioning-body officials yesterday said that they "were very early in the process of deconstructing the accident and evaluating potential changes," according to Jim Utter of the CHARLOTTE OBSERVER. N...
The USGA announced the 2001 U.S. Open will be held at Southern Hills in Tulsa, OK. The move is considered a "surprise," according to ESPN''s Jimmy Roberts, because many felt courses in Philadelphia an
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ESPN reports that MLB''s Executive Council will announce today the suspension of Reds Owner Marge Schott as President of the club and overseer of day-to-day operations through at least the ''97 season
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