Kyle Larson takes points lead after runner-up Phoenix finish

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Kyle Larson‘s runner-up finish Sunday at Phoenix Raceway was good enough to take the points lead for the first time in his NASCAR Cup career.

Larson left Phoenix with 184 points after placing second in both stages and the race. Brad Keselowski is next with 178 points. He’s followed by Chase Elliott (171), Martin Truex Jr. (153) and Joey Logano (135).

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