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2012 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Standings: Greg Biffle Remains No. 1, Carl Edwards Moves Into Top 10

The 2012 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series standings have been updated to reflect Sunday's STP 400 at Kansas Speedway. Denny Hamlin was Sunday's winner and that moved him up from the No. 6 spot to No. 5 and now trails the No. 1 spot which is held by Greg Biffle by 15 points.

The two who made the biggest jumps were Martin Truex Jr. who finished second on Sunday climbed two spots to No. 2 overall and trails Biffle by 15 points, and leads Matt Kenseth by only two points. The other is Carl Edwards who moved into one of the coveted top 10 spots at the No. 9 spot after he finished eighth at Sunday's race.

Here are the latest 2012 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series standings:

RANK +/- DRIVER POINTS BEHIND STARTS POLES WINS TOP 5 TOP 10
1 -- Greg Biffle 312 Leader 8 1 1 5 6
2 +2 Martin Truex Jr. 297 -15 8 1 0 3 6
3 -1 Matt Kenseth 295 -17 8 0 1 5 5
4 -1 Dale Earnhardt Jr. 291 -21 8 0 0 3 6
5 +1 Denny Hamlin 289 -23 8 1 2 3 4
6 -1 Kevin Harvick 287 -25 8 0 0 2 5
7 +1 Jimmie Johnson 275 -37 8 0 0 4 6
8 -1 Tony Stewart 265 -47 8 0 2 2 3
9 +2 Carl Edwards 251 -61 8 1 0 2 5
10 -1 Ryan Newman 249 -63 8 0 1 2 3
11 -1 Clint Bowyer 227 -85 8 0 0 1 3
12 +1 Joey Logano 221 -91 8 0 0 0 2
13 +1 Kyle Busch 218 -94 8 0 0 1 3
14 -2 Paul Menard 218 -94 8 0 0 0 3
15 -- Brad Keselowski 217 -95 8 0 1 2 3
16 +2 Juan Montoya 207 -105 8 0 0 0 1
17 -1 Jeff Burton 201 -111 8 0 0 1 2
18 -1 Jeff Gordon 200 -112 8 0 0 1 2
19 +4 Jamie McMurray 190 -122 8 0 0 0 2
20 +2 Aric Almirola 187 -125 8 0 0 0 1
21 +3 Marcos Ambrose 187 -125 8 0 0 0 0
22 -1 Regan Smith 187 -125 8 0 0 0 0
23 -4 AJ Allmendinger 185 -127 8 1 0 1 1
24 -4 Mark Martin 181 -131 6 1 0 1 3
25 +1 Kurt Busch 174 -138 8 0 0 0 1
26 +1 Kasey Kahne 166 -146 8 2 0 0 2
27 -2 Bobby Labonte 161 -151 8 0 0 0 0
28 -- Casey Mears 137 -175 8 0 0 0 0
29 +1 David Gilliland 126 -186 8 0 0 0 0
30 -1 David Ragan 123 -189 8 0 0 0 0
31 -- David Reutimann 121 -191 8 0 0 0 0

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