X

Saturday 20
April

Golf

Rose still three clear in San Diego

27th January 2019, 09:56 by Tom Hill

World number one Justin Rose has a three-shot lead heading into the final round of the Farmers Insurance Open on Sunday.

The Englishman is the heavy favourite to win despite enduring a frustrating round on Saturday afternoon.

He suffered two double bogeys in his third round but still managed to score a three-under 69.

Six birdies and an eagle helped him stay clear of Australia's Adam Scott after his solid 65.

Despite his lack of consistency, Rose tied the 54-hole tournament record at 18 under.

First-round leader Jon Rahm of Spain is a shot further back from Scott at 14-under while Rory McIlroy hit a 69 and is among a group of five players on -11.

Tiger Woods, who has won eight times at Torrey Pines, scored a one-under 71 which leaves him 13 shots off the pace.

This article originated on sportinastorm.com

Tom Hill offers a strong insight into football and rugby league, whilst also having a good knowledge of several other sports including boxing, horse racing and American Football.

More Golf

Golf

Korda stays in the hunt in Hawaii

19th April 2019, 17:01

Nelly Korda is happy to have overcome difficult conditions at the Lotte Championship and keep herself in contention on day two.

Golf

Lowry happy with his game at RBC

19th April 2019, 07:46

Ireland's Shane Lowry said his "whole game felt good" after his six-under-par 65 gave him a one-shot lead at the RBC Heritage.

Golf

Henderson credits attacking plan for quick start

18th April 2019, 16:20

Brooke Henderson says the decision to attack more was the reason for her fast start to the Lotte Championship.

Golf

Hatton set for British Masters

18th April 2019, 16:12

Tyrrell Hatton is ready for his Southport test next month after confirming he will be playing at the British Masters.

Golf

Daly throws his support behind Woods

17th April 2019, 18:47

American John Daly believes Tiger Woods will now go on and break Jack Nicklaus' all-time major championships record.

Golf

Molinari eager to move on from Masters misery

17th April 2019, 18:28

Francesco Molinari hopes to bounce back from his disappointment at the Masters at this week's RBC Heritage.

Recent Sport Headlines

Chelsea

Blues eye winger target

20th April 2019, 09:19

Chelsea may make a move for Roberto Pereyra of Watford if they get their transfer ban lifted.

Liverpool

Klopp looks for improvments

20th April 2019, 09:16

Jurgen Klopp says Liverpool must keep on improving as he targets silverware for the Reds.

Arsenal

Ramsey set to return before season ends

20th April 2019, 08:37

Aaron Ramsey could return before the season ends and may not have played his last game for the club after all.

Manchester United

Time for reality check - Solskjaer

20th April 2019, 08:16

Ahead of a crucial few weeks for the club, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer believes some members of his squad need a "reality check".

Tottenham Hotspur

Pochettino ready for battle

20th April 2019, 08:12

Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino knows Manchester City will be fired up when they face them again on Saturday.

Manchester City

City will be out to win it all next term - Guardiola

20th April 2019, 08:10

Pep Guardiola will launch another attempt to win the quadruple with Manchester City next season after missing out this term.

Cricket

Hales absence due to 'personal reasons'

19th April 2019, 19:25

Nottinghamshire batsman Alex Hales missed Friday's One-Day Cup game against Lancashire due to "personal reasons", the county have said.

Burnley

Dyche upbeat over Defour progress

19th April 2019, 19:24

Sean Dyche says Steven Defour is "making very good progress" after calf surgery as he hopes to be fit for next season.