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Dan Wheldon declared race winner

Updated: May 29, 2011, 6:01 PM ET
By Terry Blount | ESPN.com

INDIANAPOLIS -- Dan Wheldon drank the milk and celebrated in Victory Lane Sunday, but the it took a lengthy review by race officials before Wheldon officially was declared the winner of the Indianapolis 500.

Wheldon beat rookie JR Hildebrand's damaged car to the finish line, but that didn't matter since the caution flag came out before either driver reached the line.

Hildebrand had the race won before crashing into the outside wall as he exited the final turn. Wheldon zoomed past him, ...

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