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Joey Logano wins the 54th Annual IRWIN Tools Night Race

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No. 22 Joey Logano secured the win Saturday during the IRWIN Tools Night Race, giving him his first victory and third Top 10 finish in 12 races at Bristol Motor Speedway.

According to a NASCAR news release, this was Logano's sixth victory in 207 NASCAR Spring Cup Series races, as well as his third victory and 14th Top 10 finish in 2014.

No. 2 Brad Keselowski, Logano's teammate, finished second at Bristol, giving him his fourth Top 10 finish in 10 races at BMS.

Saturday's race was Keselowski's 12th Top 10 finish in 2014, according to the news release.

The No. 20 car, driven by Matt Kenseth, finished third and posted his 19th Top 10 finish in 30 races at Bristol Motor Speedway.

Jeff Gordon leads the point standings by 27 points over Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Kyle Larson was the highest finishing rookie.


After an exciting finish at the Food City 300 Friday night, the racing continues tonight with the IRWIN Tools Night Race. For race updates, check out our live blog below, as well as follow our News Channel 11 crew on Facebook, on Twitter- @WJHL11 and on Instagram- @WJHL11.

LIVE BLOG:

10:30 p.m.- Joey Logano new leader of the race, followed by No. 20 Matt Kenseth. 

10:11 p.m.- 100 laps to go in the 54th Annual IRWIN Tools Night Race here at BMS. McMurray in the lead.

9:55 p.m.- Competition caution- Debris reported on the track.

9:35 p.m.- No. 2 Brad Keselowski is in the lead here at Bristol as we close in on the 300th lap. McMurray and Harvick trail Keselowski, as well as Logano in 4th.

9:21 p.m.- We're at the halfway point race fans. No. 1 Jamie McMurray is the new race leader, followed by No. 2 Keselowski and No. 48 Jimmie Johnson.

9:05 p.m.- CAUTION: Michael Annett into the wall around Turn 4. Race leaders head to the pits. Harvick still in the lead.

8:52 p.m.-CAUTION- Hamlin into the wall at Turn 1 after contact with Harvick. No. 88 involved in crash.

8:32 p.m.-CAUTION: Lap 124 crash around Turn 3 involving the multiple drivers- No. 55, No. 42, No. 43 and No. 18. Logano still in the lead.

8:23 p.m.- Drivers pass lap 100. No. 22 Joey Logano is the new race leader, followed by Kevin Harvick in the No.4.

8:11: CAUTION: No. 98 Josh Wise spun out in Turn 2. 

8:10: Kyle Busch and Jimmie Johnson were caught speeding on pit road during competition caution. Matt Kenseth is the new leader of the race.

8 p.m.- Jeff Gordon is the new leader, followed by Harvick and No. 18 Kyle Busch. Competition caution scheduled for lap 60.

7:40: We're minutes away from the start of the IRWIN Tools Night Race here at Bristol Motor Speedway. Your pole leader for tonight's race is No. 4 Kevin Harvick.

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