Las Vegas: First-round pairings

LAS VEGAS -- First-round pairings for professional eliminations Sunday for the eighth annual NHRA SummitRacing.com Nationals at The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, the fifth of 23 events in the NHRA POWERade Drag Racing Series. Pairings based...

LAS VEGAS -- First-round pairings for professional eliminations Sunday for the eighth annual NHRA SummitRacing.com Nationals at The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, the fifth of 23 events in the NHRA POWERade Drag Racing Series. Pairings based on results in qualifying, which ended Saturday.

Top Fuel
1. Tony Schumacher, 4.479 seconds, 329.83 mph
    vs. 16. J.R. Todd, 4.618, 312.86
2. Brady Kalivoda, 4.490, 329.42
    vs. 15. Bob Vandergriff, 4.614, 311.49
3. Rod Fuller, 4.498, 328.94
    vs. 14. Mike Strasburg, 4.612, 306.19
4. Whit Bazemore, 4.498, 328.14
    vs. 13. Cory McClenathan, 4.590, 324.67
5. Brandon Bernstein, 4.506, 330.63
    vs. 12. Clay Millican, 4.581, 322.27
6. Larry Dixon, 4.540, 324.67
    vs. 11. Hillary Will, 4.569, 329.91
7. David Grubnic, 4.541, 331.69
    vs. 10. Joe Hartley, 4.559, 328.78
8. Morgan Lucas, 4.556, 324.59
    vs. 9. Melanie Troxel, 4.558, 327.51.

Funny Car
1. Mike Ashley, Dodge Charger, 4.725, 334.32
    vs. 16. Jack Beckman, Charger, 4.837, 321.73
2. Robert Hight, Ford Mustang, 4.740, 304.87
    vs. 15. Tommy Johnson Jr., Chevy Impala, 4.822, 323.97
3. Ashley Force, Mustang, 4.748, 321.81
    vs. 14. Cruz Pedregon, Chevy Monte Carlo, 4.819, 292.71
4. Ron Capps, Charger, 4.762, 323.04
    vs. 13. Jeff Arend, Monte Carlo, 4.818, 318.69
5. Tony Pedregon, Monte Carlo, 4.763, 328.70
    vs. 12. Kenny Bernstein, Charger, 4.816, 316.97
6. Gary Scelzi, Charger, 4.772, 325.61
    vs. 11. Jim Head, Toyota Solara, 4.806, 322.04
7. Gary Densham, Monte Carlo, 4.787, 322.04
    vs. 10. Del Worsham, Impala, 4.803, 322.11
8. Tony Bartone, Monte Carlo, 4.799, 314.75
    vs. 9. Scott Kalitta, Solara, 4.799, 323.50.

Pro Stock
1. Jeg Coughlin, Chevy Cobalt, 6.733, 204.29
    vs. 16. Max Naylor, Dodge Stratus, 6.794, 202.73
2. Dave Connolly, Cobalt, 6.733, 203.61
    vs. 15. Larry Morgan, Stratus, 6.790, 203.74
3. Greg Anderson, Pontiac GTO, 6.737, 205.26
    vs. 14. Kenny Koretsky, Cobalt, 6.780, 203.86
4. Allen Johnson, Stratus, 6.740, 204.17
    vs. 13. Mike Edwards, GTO, 6.779, 203.37
5. V. Gaines, Stratus, 6.748, 203.89
    vs. 12. Kurt Johnson, Cobalt, 6.771, 203.43
6. Richie Stevens, Stratus, 6.749, 204.08
    vs. 11. Greg Stanfield, GTO, 6.768, 203.74
7. Warren Johnson, GTO, 6.756, 203.58
    vs. 10. Jason Line, GTO, 6.767, 204.82
8. Jim Yates, GTO, 6.762, 203.95
    vs. 9. Erica Enders, Stratus, 6.763, 202.97.

-credit: nhra

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Series NHRA
Drivers Jim Head , Clay Millican , Jeg Coughlin , Larry Dixon , Kenny Bernstein , Warren Johnson , Tony Pedregon , Tony Bartone , Del Worsham , Whit Bazemore , Ron Capps , Tony Schumacher , Gary Scelzi , Greg Anderson , Larry Morgan , David Grubnic , Gary Densham , Cruz Pedregon , Scott Kalitta , Greg Stanfield , Kenny Koretsky , Ashley Force , Melanie Troxel , Brandon Bernstein , Allen Johnson , Morgan Lucas , Jason Line , Mike Ashley , Joe Hartley , Brady Kalivoda , Robert Hight , Rod Fuller , Hillary Will , Dave Connolly , Mike Edwards , Tommy Johnson Jr.