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Jordan Spieth steps up triple bid

Published 1908 GMT (0308 HKT) July 19, 2015
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Jordan Spieth is all smiles after strengthening his bid for a third straight major victory by moving to 11-under-par at the British Open. David J. Phillip/AP Photos
Texan Spieth drives off on the seventh watched by a large gallery. AP Photos
Ever the perfectionist. Spieth reacts after a missed putt on the eighth during his third round at St Andrews. AP Photos
Spieth tees off on the 18th at the home of golf on his way to a par for a six-under 66. AP Photo/Peter Morrison
Spieth and playing partner Sergio Garcia of Spain shake hands after the finish of their rounds. AP Photo
Irish amateur Paul Dunne charged into contention by matching Spieth's round of 66 for 12-under 204 at St Andrews. It gave him the joint lead with Louis Oosthuizen of South Africa and Australia's Jason Day. Jon Super/AP Photos
Third round leader Dustin Johnson fell away Sunday with a third round 75. Peter Morrison/AP Photo