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Firdows Matheen
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Firdows Matheen is a NASCAR Writer at EssentiallySports. She has written articles on some of the top entities, like Kevin Harvick and Kyle Larson. While writing, she puts a strong emphasis on research which allows her to create some well-rounded articles for her readers. She comes at the back of 4 years of experience in writing and editing for the media and entertainment industry. All this while, she has been a big motorsports buff. On race weekends, she can be seen cheering for Ferrari in Formula 1 and Joe Gibbs Racing for F1's American counterpart. This has allowed her to combine her two interests and enter into the world of Sports Journalism.

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“RCR Strikes Again”: Kyle Busch Facing the Consequences of Richard Childress and Co’s Pocono Sabotage Enrages NASCAR Fans

Kyle Busch faced car troubles during practice at Pocono, making fans question Richard Childress Racing's role in his struggles this season!

“Stop That S**t”: Denny Hamlin Recalls Being Forced to Retire Iconic Tagline After Pressure From His Father

Denny Hamlin opens up about being forced to retire his iconic tagline after pressure from his father, who deemed it too arrogant.

As Rumors of Hailie Deegan’s Next Racing Venture Gain Strength, Fans Chastise Ex-NASCAR Star with “Inverse Danica Patrick” Claims

Rumor mill churns as Hailie Deegan's NASCAR exit sparks "Danica Patrick 2.0" rumors, fans share their thoughts on the situation.

Brad Keselowski Lamenting the ‘Pain’ of 9-Year-Old Defeat to Dale Earnhardt Jr. Gets NASCAR Fans Nostalgic

Brad Keselowski's recent social media post stirred a wave of nostalgia among fans, recalling the time he lost at Pocono 2014 to Dale Jr.!

“Found My Love for the Sport Again”: After a Career-Ending Setback, Noah Gragson Unwinds a Hard-Fought Redemption Arc in NASCAR

After considering quitting, Noah Gragson credits his team and a change in perspective for his recent success.

“Hit Me Personally”- Dale Earnhardt Jr Publicly Trashes Rick Hendrick’s Star’s ‘Undeserving’ Narrative Despite Prior Doubts

Dale Earnhardt Jr. defends Alex Bowman after injuries sidelined him for four years, urging others to see the full story!

Kevin Harvick Challenges Alex Bowman to Keep Up With Rick Hendrick’s Superstars After a Career-Reviving Victory in Chicago

Alex Bowman is way behind his teammates, the veteran driver weighs in praising his resilience and hoping he keeps the momentum going!

“My Dog’s Bad Luck”: Denny Hamlin Gets Jealous of Alex Bowman After Daughter’s Demands Bring Him Misfortune

Denny Hamlin blames his recent slump on his new puppy Lulu, while Alex Bowman's new pup Hucker gets the credit for his big win.

NASCAR Rumor: Tony Stewart’s Redemption Star Set to Snub Richard Childress Links for Cup Series Underdogs’ Project

Front Row Motorsports is set to make a major announcement regarding their 2025 NASCAR Cup Series driver lineup with Noah Gragson in line.

“Didn’t See Where I Was Going”: Frustrated Denny Hamlin Blames NASCAR’s Wet Weather Flaws After Wasting Ricky Stenhouse Jr in Chicago

Denny Hamlin battles wet track and limited visibility causing crash with Ricky Stenhouse Jr. in a challenging Chicago Street Race.

“Ross [Chastain] Is a Mad Man”: Trackhouse Racing Ace Blatantly Running Over Chicago’s Safety Measures Leaves NASCAR Fandom in Splits

NASCAR fans are abuzz after Ross Chastain's wild ride through a tire barrier during the Chicago Street Race.

Rick Hendrick’s $12.11 Billion Worth Partner’s Spearhead Left in Tears After Loyalty to Alex Bowman Pays Off in Chicago

Bowman's sponsor celebrates an emotional win with fans. Partnership thrives as Alex Bowman secures playoff spot!

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