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Stock Car Scoop: Is Christopher Bell Back to Title-Contender Status?

As Christopher Bell scored an unbelievably clutch victory in Sunday (Oct. 9) afternoon’s NASCAR Cup Series race at the Charlotte Motor Speedway ROVAL to secure a spot in the Round of 8, chaos unfolded behind him as some drivers were eliminated and others locked themselves in with last-ditch efforts.

Adam Cheek and Bryan Davis Keith break down all the mayhem at the North Carolina track, from Bell’s walk-off triumph to their takes on Chase Briscoe’s clutch move on the backstretch to move on to the next round while Kyle Larson was eliminated.

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About the author

Adam Cheek joined Frontstretch as a contributing writer in January 2019. A 2020 graduate of VCU, he works as a producer and talent for Audacy Richmond's radio stations. In addition to motorsports journalism, Adam also covered and broadcasted numerous VCU athletics for the campus newspaper and radio station during his four years there. He's been a racing fan since the age of three, inheriting the passion from his grandfather, who raced in amateur events up and down the East Coast in the 1950s.

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