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Officials find Aphibarnrat not guilty at CIMB 10-26-2013
Kiradech Aphibarnrat
The first word from the CIMB Classic regarding Kiradech Aphibarnrat's potential rules violation came courtesy of the Asian Tour's Twitter page.

Asian Tour on Twitter
The single tweet stated: "Rules officials clear Kiradech Aphibarnrat of any rules infringement. His 69 stands and he's just one shot off the lead at the @CIMBClassic." So there you go. It's time to turn the page and focus on the finale in Kuala Lumpur.
Ryan Moore co-leads CIMB after three rounds 10-26-2013
Ryan Moore
Ryan Moore carded a 3-under-par 31-38=69 in his third round of the CIMB Classic to regain at least a share of an overnight lead, this time at 12-under 204. Moore established the "new" course record on Thursday with a 63. Rapha¬Čl Jacquelin set the original mark with a 62 during the 2006 Malaysian Open, but the course was overhauled thereafter. Kuala Lumpur Golf & Country Club's West Course resumed as host in 2010, but no one had gone as low as Moore in this week's opening round. Today he buried seven birdies and walked off with a field-high 20 after 54 holes. Moore also swallowed four bogeys in a five-hole stretch on his inward nine. He'll be gunning for his third career PGA TOUR title on Sunday and first since the 2012 Shriners.
K. Bradley stumbles home in the third round 10-26-2013
Keegan Bradley
Overnight leader Keegan Bradley blew up for a 4-over-par 35-41=76 in his third round of the CIMB Classic to post 9-under 207, three off the 54-hole clubhouse lead. It was like a dark cloud hung over his head for the majority of the round. While he stood 1-under after 11 holes, Bradley's one bogey through that point occurred at the par-5 fifth hole, a no-no on a track that can surrender some low scores, particularly on reachable par 5s. He then seemed to lose focus, squaring a double bogey and three bogeys coming in. He was visibly fighting something askew in his swing and/or positioning, but he's still in position to make a run on Sunday.
Garcia loses grip of contending in Malaysia 10-26-2013
Sergio Garcia
Sergio Garcia settled for another 1-under-par 71 in the third round of the CIMB Classic. After Friday's score of the same number, Garcia turned in respective nines of 34 and 37 today with four birdies and three bogeys yet again. Obviously, he's trending in the wrong direction to take home the title, but at 8-under 208, he's still within striking distance. The Spaniard is four strokes off the 54-hole clubhouse lead.
Stroud shares 54-hole lead in Kuala Lumpur 10-26-2013
Chris Stroud
Chris Stroud is one round from perhaps breaking through for his first PGA TOUR victory following a 4-under-par 31-37=68 in the third round of the CIMB Classic. He hit 13 greens in regulation and poured in six birdies against two bogeys today. Stroud has just three bogeys all week to make but a ding in 15 birdies. Doing the math, he's 12-under 204 through three rounds, good for outright control of the clubhouse lead as the final groups finish.
Bubba Watson turns on the jets in third round 10-26-2013
Bubba Watson
Bubba Watson thrashed Kuala Lumpur Golf & Country Club's West Course for a 7-under-par 34-31=65 in his third round of the CIMB Classic. Anytime Watson travels outside the borders of the U.S., gamers need to hold their breath. Well, he rewarded the patient today with an eagle-3 at the fifth hole to complement seven birdies. He closed bogey-par-bogey to post 4-under 212, but he had played 39 consecutive holes in bogey-free 14-under immediately prior. Two bogeys and three doubles on Thursday steered the lefty to an opening 78 before he righted the ship with a 69 in the second round.
Cink still lurking after 54 holes of the CIMB 10-26-2013
Stewart Cink
Stewart Cink kept his rally rolling at the CIMB Classic with a 3-under-par 34-35=69 in the third round to reach 9-under 207, two back of the 54-hole clubhouse lead. He hit another 13 greens in regulation today and erased one bogey with four birdies. Cink has squared only four bogeys all week and remains poised to make some noise early in the 2013-14 season.
Woodland lays claim to 54-hole clubhouse lead 10-26-2013
Gary Woodland
Gary Woodland submitted a 5-under-par 33-34=67 in his third round of the CIMB Classic to post 11-under 205, good for sole possession of the 54-hole clubhouse lead. He's missed only 10 greens in regulation through three rounds and swallowed four bogeys and one double, but the strength of 17 birdies is holding firm. Woodland circled five birdies in each of the first two round before dropping seven in today. Seven of his birdies overall have occurred on par 5s.
Walker rises again after another slow start 10-26-2013
Jimmy Walker
Jimmy Walker is 7-under-par 74-68-67=209 after three rounds of the CIMB Classic.
While he's three strokes off the 54-hole clubhouse lead, he's just outside the top 10 on the leaderboard. Still, just when he gave us reason to believe that this week would serve as his letdown following his breakthrough at the Open, he's found a gear that suits him after a rough opening round. It was four days after his first trophy presentation that he signed for a 71 in Las Vegas only to rebound for a T12 at the conclusion of the tournament. Since beginning the CIMB with two double bogeys offset by just two birdies on Thursday, he's wrangled 12 birdies against only three bogeys. There's no telling how long he'll be able to ride this momentum but he'll get yet another chance at next week's World Golf Championships-HSBC Champions.
Closing bogey only blemish for DeLaet on Sat. 10-26-2013
Hidezumi Shirakata
Graham DeLaet posted a 4-under-par 34-34=68 in his third round of the CIMB Classic. The Presidents Cupper got off to a relatively slow start at Kuala Lumpur Golf & Country Club's West Course this week, settling for an even-par 72 despite four birdies. He's since found his groove, burying 13 birdies spanning the second and third rounds. Today's loop was spotless with five birdies until he coughed up a bogey-6 at 18. DeLaet is 9-under 207 after 54 holes, one short of the clubhouse lead.
Jerry Kelly crashes the party in Kuala Lumpur 10-26-2013
Jerry Kelly
Jerry Kelly carded a 6-under-par 33-33=66 in his third round of the CIMB Classic to post 10-under 206, good for outright possession of the 54-hole clubhouse lead. Kelly is making the most of his trip to Malaysia. He's rattled home 17 birdies, seven of which in today's loop, and suffered only three bogeys on his last 45 holes. (He opened with a 1-under 71 during which he went out in 3-over 39.)
Stanley sets early pace in the third round 10-26-2013
Kyle Stanley
Kyle Stanley turned in a 4-under-par 33-35=68 in his third round of the CIMB Classic to lay dibs on the early 54-hole clubhouse lead at 8-under 208. There's a decent chance that he won't sit inside the top 10 at the end of the day, but he's earned attention right now. Stanley totaled 12 greens in regulation on Saturday and holed six birdies, including four in a row beginning at the second hole. He squared to bogeys. He's converted 15 birdies against seven bogeys through three rounds.
Dyson DQ'd in China; 'viewers alerted' tour 10-26-2013
Simon Dyson
Simon Dyson was disqualified from the BMW Masters before the third round due to signing an incorrect scorecard following his second round.
Dyson failed to assess himself a penalty on the par-4 eighth hole. In a statement, European Tour Chief Referee John Paramor said: "Simon Dyson has been disqualified ... under the rules of golf (6-6d), which states that a player must not touch his line of putt. Simon was found to have breached rule 16-1a, which states that a player must not touch his line of putt. Television viewers alerted the European Tour to the incident, ... and when the footage was reviewed Simon was seen to touch the line of his second putt after marking and lifting his ball on the green. He subsequently failed to add a two-shot penalty to his score when signing his card, and as a result has now been disqualified." It's a crushing decision given that the Brit sat 4-under 140 at the midpoint, good for a share of second place four strokes off the pace of leader Luke Guthrie. Dyson entered the week ranked 66th in the Race to Dubai. Only the top 60 qualify for the DP World Tour Championship.