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.
World number one golfer Rory McIlroy won the BMW Championship, claiming his second victory in a PGA Tour within the seven days span with a stunning final round of 67.
World no. 1 Rory McIlroy took an impressive 4-under 67 in the final round to win the Deutch bank title.
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.
Kevin Na took the lead in the third round while Matt Kuchar slipped one stroke behind in the Players Championship at Sawgrass.
Zach Johnson carded a six under 66 in the second round to tie for the lead with Matt Kuchar and Kevin Na at Players Championship in Florida.
Ian Poulter and Martin Laird, both of Britain share the opening lead of the Players Championship.
American Bubba Watson stopped Louis Oosthuizen from becoming the third South African to wear a green jacket in the last five years by defeating him in a play off to clinch the 76th U.S. Masters title at Augusta.
Peter Hanson of Sweden fired a 65 nine under to take a one shot lead over his closest rival at this time Phil Mickelson who fired a 66 eight under, in the third round of the Masters at Augusta.
Golf veteran Fred Couples who shot a 67 for the day shares the top spot with fellow American Jason Dufner on five under in the second round at Augusta.