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Northern Trust: Jordan Spieth pulls away with three-shot lead after round three

Jordan Spieth
Northern Trust third-round leaderboard
-12 J Spieth (US); -9 D Johnson (US); -7 P Casey (Eng), P Reed (US), J Rahm (Spa), M Kuchar (US); -6 K Bradley (US); -5 K Chappell (US), J Rose (Eng)
Selected others: -4 B Watson (US), -3 M Laird (Sco); level R McIlroy (NI); +4 L Donald (Eng); +5 I Poulter (Eng)
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Open champion Jordan Spieth edged closer towards his fourth win of the season after a six-under-par third round of 64 in the Northern Trust.

The American began the day in a four-way tie for the lead and recovered from a bogey on the first with his fifth birdie of the day on the 10th.

Spieth carded three more in succession from the 14th to finish 12 under par, three shots ahead of Dustin Johnson.

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