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Kyle Busch secured his spot in the Chase for the Sprint Cup with a win Sunday night at Atlanta Motor Speedway.(Photo: Kevin Liles, USA TODAY Sports) Story Highlights Kyle Busch became the seventh driver to qualify for the Chase after winning Sunday night in Atlanta Jimmie Johnson, Clint Bowyer, Carl Edwards, Matt Kenseth, Kevin Harvick and Kasey Kahne are also in Brad Keselowski could become the first defending champ to miss the Chase since Tony Stewart in 2006 (PhatzRadio / USA Today) — HAMPTON, Ga. — The demoralizing prospect of missing the Chase for the Sprint Cup is looming for several of NASCAR’s big names, especially the star who won the championship playoff last year. Of Brad Keselowski, Jeff Gordon, Ryan Newman, Joey Logano, Kurt Busch and Martin Truex Jr., only three likely will qualify for the Chase when the smoke has cleared after Saturday’s regular-season finale at Richmond International Raceway. But the winner of Sunday night’s Advocare 500 at Atlanta Motor Speedway provided
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