The American pairs of Phil Mickelson-Keegan Bradley and Bubba Watson-Webb Simpson took three of the four points on offer after lunch to open up a commanding advantage.
American Brandt Snedeker shared the overnight lead with England’s Justin Rose, and shot a two-under-par 68 for 10 under overall.
Former world number one Tiger Woods is halfway in his bid for his 15th major title after experiencing four long years of a major title drought.
Three time US Open Champion Tiger Woods carded a one under 69 trailing Michael Thompson by three shots who fired a four under 66 in the opening round of the US Open.
Former world no. 1 Tiger Woods fired a one-under 71 in the third round and leads Graeme McDowell of Northern Ireland by one with a round to go in the Arnold Palmer Invitational at Bay Hill.
Former world no. 1 Tiger Woods shot a flawless 65 in the second round to share a lead with Charlie Wi of South Korea at the Arnold Palmer Invitational.
American Jason Dufner and Korean Charlie Wi were the opening leaders with six-under-par rounds of 66 in the Arnold Palmer Invitational first round here at Bay Hill.
England’s Justin Rose wins the WGC-Cadillac Championship at Doral, in Florida. The USPGA Tour win in Florida was Rose’s fourth in the US soil.
Rory McIlroy won the PGA Tour Honda Classic title and at 22 becomes the youngest player to reach the no. 1 ranking after Tiger Woods.
World no. 2 Rory McIlroy shot a 7 under par 67, one shot off the lead in the PGA Tour Honda Classic.