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Harvick edges Gordon for Bristol pole

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BRISTOL, Tenn. (AP) Kevin Harvick has become the best qualifier in NASCAR's top series, at least for this season.

The veteran driver won the pole position for Saturday night's Sprint Cup Series event at Bristol Motor Speedway on Friday night. It's his series-high fifth top starting spot of the season, and just the 11th in 490 starts in his career.

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NASCAR Schedule
Sprint CupIrwin Tools Night RaceAug. 234:43 PT5:43 MT6:43 CT7:43 ET19:43 ET23:43 GMT7:43 北京时间4:43 MST6:43 EST3:43 UAE (+1)6:43 CT1:43 CET TV: ABC
NationwideGreat Clips 300Aug. 304:46 PT5:46 MT6:46 CT7:46 ET19:46 ET23:46 GMT7:46 北京时间4:46 MST6:46 EST3:46 UAE (+1)6:46 CT1:46 CET TV: ESPN2
Camping World TruckChevrolet Silverado 250Aug. 3110:51 PT11:51 MT12:51 CT1:51 ET13:51 ET17:51 GMT1:51 北京时间10:51 MST12:51 EST21:51 UAE12:51 CT19:51 CET TV: FS1

NASCAR Leaders: Points
1 J.Gordon 816 3
2 D.Earnhardt Jr. 813 3
3 B.Keselowski 733 3
4 J.Logano 714 2
5 M.Kenseth 709 0
6 K.Harvick 687 2
7 J.Johnson 686 3
8 C.Edwards 679 2
9 R.Newman 679 0
10 C.Bowyer 672 0
11 G.Biffle 660 0
12 K.Kahne 651 0
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