Memphis: Rain forces eliminations to Monday

RAIN POSTPONES O'REILLY NHRA MID-SOUTH NATIONALS UNTIL MONDAY MILLINGTON, Tenn. -- Persistent rain showers throughout the day Sunday forced NHRA officials to postpone eliminations for the O'Reilly NHRA Mid-South Nationals at Memphis...

RAIN POSTPONES O'REILLY NHRA MID-SOUTH NATIONALS UNTIL MONDAY

MILLINGTON, Tenn. -- Persistent rain showers throughout the day Sunday forced NHRA officials to postpone eliminations for the O'Reilly NHRA Mid-South Nationals at Memphis Motorsports Park until Monday.

Larry Dixon, Robert Hight, Mike Edwards and Hector Arana, who took the No. 1 qualifying positions in their respective categories, along with the rest of the drivers in the NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series, will be back on the track Monday morning. Final Eliminations begin at 9:30 a.m.

ESPN2 will air three hours of eliminations Monday, Oct. 5, starting at 9:30 a.m. (ET). ESPN2 will also air interviews and highlights from the 2009 NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series season Sunday, Oct. 4, from 7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. (ET).

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Drivers Larry Dixon , Robert Hight , Mike Edwards