At pillow-soft Portrush, Shane Lowry torches Open Championship leaderboard

Northern Ireland's Rory Mc Ilroy rwalks on to the 17th during day one of The Open Championship 2019 at Royal Portrush Golf Club

Northern Ireland's Rory Mc Ilroy rwalks on to the 17th during day one of The Open Championship 2019 at Royal Portrush Golf Club

Sunday's tee times for the final round have been brought forward, meanwhile, due to concerns over adverse weather conditions. He couldn't get enough putts to fall for the third straight day and still managed a 67, leaving him seven shots back.

The 37-year-old conceded his one-shot overnight advantage to share top spot with Ireland's Shane Lowry after following his first-round 66 with a 68. That left him eight shots off the lead. And that's what he needs to cap a resume that includes rising to No. 1 in the world - he replaced Tiger Woods as the top-ranked player in 2010 - and winning the Ryder Cup seven times.

Royal Portrush was proving easier for players, largely because there was little wind on the seaside links.

Willett is 7 under for the tournament and holds the clubhouse lead, three strokes behind the leaders out on the course.

Technically, Portrush is in the 10-course "rota" based on R&A chief Martin Slumbers' early week comments, with a contract that guarantees two more championships before 2040.

Lowry would sink the resulting putt to gain sole possession of the lead on -12, and he had his caddy to thank for it. "That was really a cool experience to be a part of", he said of playing with Lowry. The ball hit the mother of MacIntrye's caddie. He ends it with a 79-65 at Royal Portrush.

"Obviously I'll go to bed thinking about holding the Claret Jug tomorrow evening". J. B. Holmes is in third on 10 under.

Holmes consolidated his challenge with a three-under round on Friday.

Fleetwood heads into the last 18 holes in second place as he searches for his first major title.

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"I'm just out here on the Tour trying to compete as best I can".

With no wind, players made the most of the benign conditions and on what's generally known as moving day, the big names made their move.

McNeill says "I'm really glad I put myself through it. I need to figure out the putter". A repeat of the 63 he produced to finish second behind Koepka in last year's US Open at Shinnecock Hills could silence that sell-out crowd on the last day.

American Xander Schauffele equalled the lowest round of the week in the 148th British Open before hitting out at tournament organisers for an "unfair" testing system.

"I couldn't have played the shot even it'd been sat on a tee, so I just accepted the penalty and dropped it", said Westwood, opting not to argue with rules officials for a free shot.

'I was starting to moan and groan a little bit coming down the stretch - the legs started to ache a bit, ' he said. Some were short, some went just over the edge and it was just one of those days. "I putted the worst in the entire field", Koepka said.

With a weekend challenge brewing, Westwood's new carefree approach could make him unsafe.

And now for the rest of the show.

At Muirfield in 2013, he started the final round with a two-stroke lead and shot 4-over 75 to finish four behind Phil Mickelson.

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