- Associated Press - Saturday, December 3, 2011

CHRISTCHURCH, NEW ZEALAND (AP) - Australian Brad Kennedy shot a 4-under-68 on Saturday to take a three-shot lead into the final round of the New Zealand Open.

Kennedy had eight birdies and four bogeys as he broke out of a three-way tie for the overnight lead. He had a 54-hole total of 9-under 207.

New Zealander Josh Geary shot 71 to be 6-under after three rounds. The other overnight leader, Australian veteran Craig Parry, had a 73 to fall back into a three-way tie for fourth.

Australia’s Terry Pildarkis shot 69 to move into sole possession of third place at 5-under.

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