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Matt Kenseth wins Phoenix pole

Updated: November 12, 2011, 6:25 PM ET
Associated Press

AVONDALE, Ariz. -- Matt Kenseth had no idea his pole-winning run at Phoenix International Raceway could benefit his championship-contending teammate.

When he found out he had assisted Carl Edwards, Kenseth pretended it was all part of the plan.

"That was my plan. I thought, 'Man, if we can sit on the pole, that will really help him,' " Kenseth laughed.

Kenseth turned a lap at 137.101 mph Saturday to win his third pole of the season. It came in a late run, and separated ...

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