Start of Sprint Cup race at Phoenix on NBC delayed by rain


Rain arrived about 75 minutes before the start of today’s Sprint Cup race at Phoenix International Raceway, causing a delay in the event.

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Today’s event in the final race in the third round of the Chase for the Sprint Cup. Jeff Gordon already has clinched a spot in the championship round next weekend in Miami. The other three spots in the championship round will be set by this race.