Baddeley leads Woods by 2 at U.S. Open

June 16, 2007 at 8:14 PM
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OAKMONT, Pa., June 16 (UPI) -- Australian Aaron Baddeley holds a two-shot lead over second-place Tiger Woods going into Sunday's final round of the U.S. Open at Oakmont, Pa.

Baddeley, who had a 70 in Saturday's third round, is at 2-over 212.

This is the second straight year the 54-hole leader was 2-over at the U.S. Open.

Woods, who started the day five shots behind Angel Cabrera's overnight lead, turned in a 1-under 69 and is at 4-over 214.

Paul Casey followed his Friday 66 Friday with a 72 and is tied for third with Stephen Ames (73), Justin Rose (73) and Bubba Watson (74) at 5-over 215.

Cabrera shot a 76 and fell back to 6-over 216 -- tied with Steve Stricker, whose 68 was the best round of the day, and 2003 U.S. Open winner Jim Furyk (70).

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