WGC-Bridgestone Invitational 2012: Jim Furyk Holds 1-Stroke Lead After 3 Rounds

Just as he did after the first and second rounds, Jim Furyk sits atop the leaderboard after the third round of the 2012 WGC-Bridgestone Invitational.

Furyk's third round was full or pars as he finished the day with one birdie, one bogey and 16 pars. While his even-par 70 was not one of the low rounds of the day, it was enough to keep him in the lead at 11-under. Louis Oosthuizen cut into Furyk's lead with a third round 68. He will begin the final round one stroke behind at 10-under.

Tiger Woods' chances of taking over the world No. 1 ranking are not looking very good. Woods could regain the No. 1 ranking by winning this tournament, but he sits in a tie for 24th place 11 strokes off the lead.

For a live leaderboard, visit Golf.com.

For news and updates throughout the week at Firestone, stay with this StoryStream. For all your golf news as the season's final major approaches, visit SB Nation's golf hub.

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