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Golf roundup: Jordan Spieth maintains one-shot lead going into final round of Travelers

Golf roundup: Jordan Spieth maintains one-shot lead going into final round of Travelers

Jordan Spieth closed with a 20-foot birdie putt for a four-under-par 66 on Saturday in the Travelers Championship, giving him a one-stroke lead for the third consecutive round at TPC River Highlands in Cromwell, Conn.

The 23-year-old Texan had a 12-under 198 total.

Boo Weekley was second after a 65. The 43-year-old Weekley, playing just in front of Spieth, birdied five of the last eight holes.

Spieth bogeyed Nos. 13 and 14, but matched Weekley with three birdies on the final four holes, capping it with the final shot of the round from below the hole.

“It's in the shadow,” Spieth said. “I'm looking to hit the putt at the right speed. If it goes in, great, if it...

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