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Martin extends points lead with win

Updated: September 20, 2009, 9:26 PM ET
Associated Press

LOUDON, N.H. -- When a young driver isn't sure how to approach an on-track situation, they often ask themselves "What would Mark Martin do?"

With a championship on the line, Martin fooled the competition and won.

The 50-year-old driver held off Juan Pablo Montoya on a three-lap sprint to the finish Sunday to win the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship opener at New Hampshire Motor Speedway. After, Montoya accused Martin of holding him up at the start of the second lap.

"What ...

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