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Hamlin shows true grit in Texas win

Updated: April 19, 2010, 7:50 PM ET
By Terry Blount | ESPN.com

FORT WORTH, Texas -- The guy with one good leg was the last man standing.

Denny "Pegleg" Hamlin, the man who walks with a limp and grits his teeth at the pain, won the Samsung Mobile 500 because he's a survivor in more ways than one.

Hamlin made it through the carnage Monday that took out most of the best cars with 17 laps to go. The man who fought through the post-surgery aches and swelling in his left knee one week ago showed he could tough it out in the tough times.

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