Keselowski dominated the first point once he got the lead and also managed to keep Elliott at bay when combating lapped traffic at the close of the 130-lap period.
Also collecting period factors have been Clint Bowyer, Joey Logano, Martin Truex Jr., Kyle Busch and Austin Dillon.
Logano, the pole-winner, headed the first five laps before Keselowski powered by Almirola after which Logano to simply take the lead on Lap 6.
Following 20 laps, Keselowski continued to keep a little advantage over Hamlin using Elliott running .
Together with 100 laps remaining in the stage, Keselowski remained out front and Logano had dropped back into seventh.
On Lap 52, pioneer Keselowski sent William Byron a lap down. Byron had begun from the back after his No. 24 Chevrolet failed post-qualifying review Sunday morning.
Sixty laps in to the first point, Keselowski lasted to keep more than a second lead within Hamlin with Elliott in thirdparty. They had been followed by Almirola and Bowyer.
On Lap 6 4, Michael McDowell struck off the wall the exit of spin to bring out the first caution of the race.
Ty Dillon has been penalized for speeding on pit road and had re start the race from the back of the area.
Together with 50 laps remaining in the early stage, Keselowski maintained a tiny lead over Elliott using Hamlin running . Almirola was and Logano was running fifth.
Together with 35 laps to go at the stage, Elliott had cut Keselowski’s lead to under a second while Hamlin continued to perform in third, a lot more than just two seconds behind the leader.
On Lap 112, Almirola transferred into the third position behind Keselowski along with Elliott.
Together with 10 laps remaining in the stage, NASCAR was assessing the frontstretch for debris since Keselowski lasted to hold a tiny lead over Elliott.
On Lap 126, Austin Dillon got around Kevin Harvick to Consider the 10th position.
The cars of Jeb Burton, DJ Kennington and Byron all collapsed post-qualifying review Sunday morning and had to start the race from the back of the area.