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Jeff Gordon fined $100,000, docked 25 points for Sunday's wreck

Jeff Gordon fined $100,000, docked 25 points for Sunday's wreck Jeff Gordon fined $100,000, docked 25 points for Sunday's wreck

Jeff Gordon was fined $100,000 and docked 25 points for intentionally wrecking Clint Bowyer at Sunday's race in Phoenix.

Gordon, who avoided a suspension, was also placed on probation through the end of the calendar year.

"I take responsibility for my actions on the racetrack," Gordon said in a statement. "I accept NASCAR's decision and look forward to ending the season on a high note at Homestead."

In a growing feud between Bowyer and Gordon, the two made contact with a few laps remaining.  On the last lap, Gordon intentionally slowed down and wrecked Bowyer taking both out of the race.

After the wreck, the two teams started a brawl in the garage area, with Gordon apparently getting jumped from behind by one of Bowyer's team members.

The NASCAR season wraps up this weekend in Miami.

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