Hornish edges Marco Andretti at last second

Updated: May 29, 2006, 3:46 PM ET
Associated Press

INDIANAPOLIS -- This was exactly what Michael and Marco Andretti had talked about: down to the end of the Indy 500, father and son running 1-2.

"A fairy tale," they called it, and they were sure it was coming true Sunday. Sam Hornish Jr. thought so, too.

Then, with one dazzling last-second move, Hornish whipped around the 19-year-old rookie on the final straightaway and won the second-closest Indy ever, by 0.0635 seconds, a little more than a car length.

Michael Andretti, ...

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