Follow along on Saturday as we bring you the best moments from Day 3 at The Open Championship


Best moments from Day 3 at The Open

Before we get into day three’s action, here’s a look at some of the key stats from Friday’s play at Royal Troon

Ian Poulter has spent the first half of the week working with Sky Sports, but he’s now back on the sofa enjoying the action

It’s links golf. You have to take the rough with the smooth!

No surprise that a couple of these guys are right at the top of the leaderboard

Bubba again. You can’t say he’s not entertaining!

Fore! A touch wayward from Englishman Ryan Evans [Getty Images]


Jamie Donaldson giving catching practice to those in the grandstand to the left of the 1st fairway

Some interesting outfits on show at Troon today!

Rickie Fowler and Butch Harmon going through some final preparation. The American is currently eight behind after an early birdie [Getty Images]

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This man’s stock is through the roof at the moment! Here, he explains why he’s nicknamed ‘Beef’

Would there be a more popular Open winner than this man?

Stenson looks like he’s on a serious mission out there today. He’s -3 after five and one clear of Mickelson as it stands [Getty]

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Golf, it’s a capricious game, folks!

Well, it’s not going to be Major number five for Rory McIlroy unless something spectacular happens tomorrow. He’s in the clubhouse on level par

Another man who’s not going to win this week. It’s been another strong showing from tee to green, but he needs to find a way to hole more putts.

Sunday showdown beckons for Mickelson and Stenson [Getty Images]

Mickelson and Stenson poised for Sunday showdown