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Today in History: May 27

May 27, 2011, Sporting News Wire Service,

1961: Ascot Stadium in Los Angeles hosts its final Cup race. Eddie Gray gets the win in the 200-lap race at the half-mile dirt track by a lap over Don Noel. Danny Weinberg finishes third, four laps back. The track was the site of two other Cup races, in 1957 and 1959.