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Hamlin insists he didn't let retiring Stewart win in Sonoma

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Denny Hamlin insists he didn't let retiring NASCAR star Tony Stewart win last week at Sonoma Raceway.

Asked about his runner-up finish at Daytona International Speedway on Thursday, Hamlin made it clear that his mistake was the main reason Stewart got by him in the final turn Sunday.

Stewart passed Hamlin on the inside going into tricky Turn 11 and held on to break an 84-race winless streak.

Can Red Bull use home ring advantage to attack Mercedes?

SPIELBERG, Austria (AP) — Having won two years in a row in the verdant Austrian hills, and coming off a victory in the maiden Formula One street race in Azerbaijan, Nico Rosberg is naturally confident about the Austrian Grand Prix this weekend.

Standings: NASCAR Sprint Cup

RankDriverPointsPV Rank
1Kevin Harvick5621
2Kurt Busch5272
3Carl Edwards5104
4Brad Keselowski5063
5Joey Logano4935
6Chase Elliott4736
7Jimmie Johnson4697
8Martin Truex Jr.4698
9Kyle Busch4529
10Matt Kenseth43010
11Denny Hamlin42113
12Dale Earnhardt Jr.41311