Francesco Molinari Holds One-Stroke Lead at Scottish Open Golf

Italy’s Francesco Molinari holds a one-stroke lead after three rounds of the Scottish Open golf championship.

Molinari shot 5-under-par 67 today and is 17 under at Castle Stuart Golf Links in Inverness. Denmark’s Anders Hansen is second after a 65 today, with countryman Soren Kjeldsen and Scotland’s Marc Warren at 15 under after both shot 64.

Phil Mickelson had a 65 today to move into a tie for fifth place at 14-under with Sweden’s Alexander Noren and Scotland’s Martin Laird and Peter Whiteford. Laird shot 64 to match Kjeldsen and Warren for the day’s low score.

To contact the editor responsible for this story: Bob Bensch at

Press spacebar to pause and continue. Press esc to stop.

Bloomberg reserves the right to remove comments but is under no obligation to do so, or to explain individual moderation decisions.

Please enable JavaScript to view the comments powered by Disqus.