Jones wins in Canada, grabs Trucks lead

(AP Photo/Derik Hamilton)

BOWMANVILLE, Ontario (AP) Erik Jones won the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race Sunday at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park to take the series points lead

The 19-year-old Jones beat Canadian road racer Alex Tagliani to the first turn off a restart with two laps left on the 2.459-mile road course and held off two-time defending series champion Matt Crafton by 1.665 seconds. Tagliani lost a gear and slipped to fifth.

"It was a blast," Jones said about racing with Tagliani. "It was nerve-racking. It's a little intense when you've got a guy like that running you down for 15 laps.

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RankDriverPointsWins
1 L.Hamilton 227 6
2 N.Rosberg 199 3
3 S.Vettel 160 2
4 K.Raikkonen 82 0
5 F.Massa 82 0
6 V.Bottas 79 0
7 D.Kvyat 57 0
8 D.Ricciardo 51 0
9 R.Grosjean 38 0
10 M.Verstappen 26 0
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