Originally written on Tireball.com  |  Last updated 8/31/14
getty images Jeff Gordon won the Goody’s Headache Relief Shot 500 from Martinsville Speedway on Sunday. The seventh race of the NASCAR Chase began with Denny Hamlin on the pole at the .526 mile track located in Martinsville, VA. It would not take long for Jimmie Johnson to move to the top of the scoring pylon. Matt Kenseth, Kyle Busch would both get chances to lead laps while a season high 17 cautions took place for 111 laps. After 500 laps it was Gordon who scored the win. The win was Gordon’s first short track win since 2005 at Martinsville and his 88th win in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series. By virtue of Kenseth’s second place finish and Johnson’s fifth there is a tie atop the point standings. Results for the Goody’s Headache Relief Shot 500 at Martinsville Jeff Gordon Matt Kenseth Clint Bowyer Brad Keselowski Jimmie Johnson Kevin Harvick Denny Hamlin Dale Earnhardt Jr. Greg Biffle Jamie McMurray Jeff Burton Carl Edwards Juan Pablo Montoya Joey Logano Kyle Busch Martin Truex Jr. Da...
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