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October 14, 2011

Sports briefs (Oct. 14)

Tony Stewart (191.959 mph) took this week's Sprint Cup pole at Charlotte Motor Speedway, outracing Matt Kenseth and points leader Carl Edwards. It was Stewart's first pole in more than year since Pocono in August 2010 and his 13th overall. He also earned his first pole at Charlotte in 26 chances. Stewart stands seventh in the Chase for a Championship, 19 points behind Edwards.

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