Emotion overwhelms relieved Kenseth
Matt Kenseth didn't win a race in 2008. On Sunday at Daytona, the 2003 Sprint Cup champ won the biggest race of his career. And the tears flowed.
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- Just Saturday evening, after dinner, Matt Kenseth sat in his motor home with his wife, Katie, "telling her, 'I'm really getting fed up with not winning, with not being a contender.'"
Less than 24 hours later, Kenseth was standing in Victory Lane at the Daytona 500, not sure which was streaming down his face more -- rain, or tears of joy.
It was both. And one led to the other. The rain brought the win that brought the tears.
"It's gonna be really wet out ...
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