The Sprint Cup Series Matthew and Daniel Hansen 400 on Saturday came down to what most races in NASCAR's premier series come down to at Richmond International Raceway these days: a battle between Joe Gibbs Racing teammates Kyle Busch and Denny Hamlin.
Busch, as he usually does in the spring, got the better of it, beating Hamlin to the checkered flag by 1.8 seconds. Kasey Kahne led a Toyota sweep of the top three, with David Ragan fourth and Carl Edwards fifth.
The victory is the second of the season for Busch, who won at Bristol in March. Nonetheless, it was an encouraging night for Hamlin, who snagged his first top-five of the season.
Busch had the strongest car all...