Result: Dustin Johnson leads by three in Shanghai

Result: Johnson leads by three in Shanghai
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American Dustin Johnson records a third-round 66 to hold a three-shot lead going into the final day of the WGC-HSBC Champions tournament in Shanghai.

Dustin Johnson will take a three-shot lead into the final round of the WGC-HSBC Champions tournament in Shanghai.

The world number 23 hit 10 birdies in another excellent display in China, but a double bogey on the final hole gave hope to the chasing pack.

Defending champion Ian Poulter hit eight birdies and an eagle on that saw him move into second place, while Graeme McDowell is a shot further adrift in third.

Justin Rose and Rory McIlroy are eight shots behind on 12-under-par, with Martin Kaymer moving 31 places up the leaderboard thanks to a course-record 62.

Dustin Johnson of the US tees off at the 12th hole before finishing in the lead on day two of the WGC-HSBC Champions tournament at the Shanghai Sheshan International Golf Club on November 1, 2013
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