Results, points after Cup playoff opener in Las Vegas


Martin Truex Jr. opened the 2019 NASCAR Cup playoffs with a decisive win and his fifth of the season.

Kevin Harvick ran a close second, while Brad Keselowski finished third.

Click here for the results from the race.

As for the standings after the first race of the playoffs, Truex has a three-point lead over Harvick, while defending series champion Joey Logano is third, seven points back, followed by regular season champ Kyle Busch (-19) and Keselowski (-24).

Click here for the updated point standings.