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Today in History: July 11

July 11, 2011, Sporting News Wire Service,

1968: Richard Petty wins the last Cup Series race at Fonda (N.Y.) Speedway. Petty leads 180 of the 200 laps at the half-mile track. Buddy Baker and Bobby Allison, the only other cars on the lead lap, finish second and third, respectively.