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Brooks Koepka Leads PGA Championship By 7 After Third Round

Brooks Koepka hitting a golf ball.

AUGUSTA, GEORGIA - APRIL 14: Brooks Koepka of the United States plays a shot from the 12th tee during the final round of the Masters at Augusta National Golf Club on April 14, 2019 in Augusta, Georgia. (Photo by David Cannon/Getty Images)

On Saturday morning, the world's best took to the PGA Championship from Bethpage Black for the third round of the tournament.

Several big names, including Tiger Woods, missed the cut and were forced to watch from home. Brooks Koepka, meanwhile, torched the course and set several records along the way.

The reigning PGA Champion erased Nick Faldo's course record of 130 in the first two rounds by scoring a 128 - 63 on Thursday and 65 on Friday.

At 12-under, Koepka entered the day with a seven-shot lead over his playing partner on the day, Jordan Spieth.

Although he failed to match his first two rounds, Koepka was steady throughout the third round and maintained his significant lead after 54 holes.

The three-time major champion heads into the final round with a seven-shot lead over four players tied at five-under, including Dustin Johnson.

Koepka found himself at 14-under for the tournament after No. 5 and looked to be putting the tournament out of reach heading into the final round.

However, an uneven final 13 holes saw the reigning champ give a few back as winds picked up around the course.

If Koepka can hold on to win the tournament - which looks likely after the first three rounds - he'll take home his fourth major in the past three years.

Stay tuned for the final round on Sunday.