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Today in History: May 2

May 02, 2011, Sporting News Wire Service,

1982: In his third start, Butch Lindley wins his first Nationwide Series race, the Sprint 220 at Richmond. Sam Ard is second and Tommy Ellis third. Lindley, the 1977-78 NASCAR National Sportsman champion, finished his Nationwide career with six wins in 41 starts.