Tiger Woods is on the transfer within the British Open, edging to inside a stroke of the lead on the entrance 9.
Woods birdied two of his first six holes to get to 7-under-par, a shot behind Jordan Spieth and Xander Schauffele. He was tied there with third spherical co-leader Kevin Kisner.
Woods, who’s chasing his first main championship win in a decade, started the day 4 photographs off the lead held by Schauffele, Spieth and Kisner. However whereas they have been throughout par on the entrance 9, he made birdie on No. Four after which added one other on the par-5 sixth.
Massive crowds are following the 42-year-old Woods, who has but to win in his newest comeback. He shot 66 within the third spherical to make a transfer up the leaderboard.
Earlier, Kevin Kisner dropped out of the lead on the British Open after a double bogey and a bogey in his first three holes.
Kisner, who has led or been tied for the lead in any case three rounds, discovered a bunker off the tee on the par-Four second gap and made a 6. Then he missed a 4-footer for par at No. 3.
In actual fact, there have been dropped photographs in all places early within the last spherical at Carnoustie, the place the wind is enjoying havoc.
Rory McIlroy bogeyed two of his first 5 holes and is now Three underneath, six photographs off the lead, whereas Tommy Fleetwood bogeyed No. 5 to surrender the stroke he picked up on the first earlier than making double-bogey at No. 6.
It is a creating story. The Related Press contributed to this report.