Boats to Qatar

Boats to Qatar: all the boats that raced at Evansville will head to Doha, Qatar to race for the Oryx Cup, except for the U-3.

Jeff Bernard: "King had us covered"

"(U-3's JimmyKing) had us covered. I had to back off a little at the start and that piston motor just accelerates a lot better than a turbine does," said (U-5's Jeff) Bernard. "I told Jimmy before the heat that if I couldn't win I would love to see him win. He's been in that position so many times and he can't get a win. His bad day is my good day."He had this race won."

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Thunder on the Ohio chariman: "90 percent sure" event will be back

Thunder on the Ohio Race Chairman Tom Sawyer said today race officials are pleased with crowd turnout over the weekend and he’s “90 percent sure” Thunder will return next summer, preferably in August.“We won’t have hard numbers for at least five or six weeks, but things went real well,” said Sawyer.

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PHOTO: U-16 Flip in Heat 1A @ Evansville

PHOTO: Dick Martin