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Amazing Race's Brian and Ericka: Poker Chips — Not the Bungee — Were Our Demise

9 December 2009 11:30 AM, PST | TVGuide.com - Features | See recent TVGuide - Features news »

Brian Kleinschmidt and Ericka Dunlap, both 27, caught a few breaks on The Amazing Race, but their luck ran out in Las Vegas when they lost an early lead to come in third place. "It was very discouraging to know we were in last place yet again at the poker chips when we got there second, but it just wasn't meant to be for us," Ericka, a former Miss America, tells TVGuide.com. See what else the couple, who have been married for two years, has to say about their Race game plan, their spats and more.

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- Joyce Eng

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Amazing Race's Brian and Ericka: Poker Chips — Not the Bungee — Were Our Demise

9 December 2009 11:30 AM, PST | TVGuide - Breaking News | See recent TVGuide - Breaking News news »

Brian Kleinschmidt and Ericka Dunlap, both 27, caught a few breaks on The Amazing Race, but their luck ran out in Las Vegas when they lost an early lead to come in third place. "It was very discouraging to know we were in last place yet again at the poker chips when we got there second, but it just wasn't meant to be for us," Ericka, a former Miss America, tells TVGuide.com. See what else the couple, who have been married for two years, has to say about their Race game plan, their spats and more.

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- Joyce Eng

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'Race' duo: 'Being at back had advantage'

7 December 2009 6:22 PM, PST | Digital Spy | See recent Digital Spy - Movie News news »

Amazing Race contestant Ericka Dunlap has admitted that she was not used to being at the bottom before her time on the CBS show. The former Miss America and husband Brian Kleinschmidt finished in third place during last night's final leg in Las Vegas. Speaking to Digital Spy, she said: "The thing that kept us going was that in our hearts and minds we know we are winners. "We never really had to struggle very hard at anything in life. We're just some of the fortunate few kinds of people that don't normally have to deal with being at the bottom, so it was really interesting for us to learn to build our character and fortify it because it seemed like we were always at (more) »

- By Lara Martin

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Obvious, boring team wyns the Amayzing Rhace after a surprisingly exciting finale

7 December 2009 6:52 AM, PST | Reality Blurred | See recent Reality Blurred news »

After "8 countries, 21 days, more than 25,000 miles racing around the world," as Phil Keoghan said, a dating couple broke the two-season streak of siblings winning The Amazing Race, and resurrected the streak of boring straight couples winning. Yes, Meghan Rickey and Cheyne Whitney beat runners-up Sam and Dan McMillen, and third-place team Ericka Dunlap and Brian Kleinschmidt to win the 15th season. I really thought we were in for a boring-ass hour when »

- Andy Dehnart

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And the Top Amazing Racers Are...

6 December 2009 6:30 PM, PST | E! Online | See recent E! Online news »

When the chips were down in Las Vegas, one team counted on each other to become the latest winners of The Amazing Race. The final trio of competitors—former Miss America Ericka Dunlap and husband Brian Kleinschmidt, picture-perfect couple Meghan Rickey and Cheyne Whitney, and brothers Sam and Dan McMillen—raced to Vegas for a final set of jaw-dropping challenges, which included scaling down the face of a casino, trying to attain flower power at Cirque du Soleil's The Beatles' Love and, gulp, knowing some basic geography. (Guess which one is hardest!) And after all that and a tableful of chips, one team emerged as the million-dollar winner of the 15th installment. Who was it? Read »

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