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.
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.
World no. 3 Rory McIlroy carded a five under 67 in the first round of the US PGA Championship at Kiawah Island, South Carolina.
Ernie Els of South Africa wins the 2012 British Open by carding a two under par 68 in the final round to clinch the victory as earlier leader Adam Scott of Australia faltered and stunningly bogeyed his final four holes that settled him for second place at five over par 75.
Former world number one Tiger Woods fired a 3 under 67 in the second round replicating his first round performance and stayed him in contention for the Open title at Lytham.
Three time British Open champion Tiger Woods carded a three-under par 67 in the opening round at Lytham.
Tiger Woods, who aims for his 15th major at Lytham, insists that the course is ‘fair’ and that good scores are still possible.
More than ever, Tiger Woods is focused in the upcoming British Open which he considers his ‘favorite major championship’.