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Here's What Tiger Woods Shot During The 3rd Round Of The 2018 British Open

A picture of Tiger Woods taken from behind.

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, FL - MAY 13: (Sequence shot 11 of 12) Tiger Woods of the United States plays a shot on the ninth hole during the final round of THE PLAYERS Championship on the Stadium Course at TPC Sawgrass on May 13, 2018 in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)

Tiger Woods may or may not be back, depending on who you ask, but on Saturday, he put on a show for the fans at Carnoustie. Woods, who opened the day at even par after two rounds of even par, is now officially in contention for the championship.

Woods shot a 66 - good enough for five-under par on Saturday. At the moment, he's two shots off the lead, which belongs to Kevin Kisner. Woods actually tied for the lead at one point, but gave a shot back on the 16th hole. He was six-under after scoring a birdie on the 14th hole.

Tiger likely won't have the lead going into Sunday - unless something crazy happens with the weather. The course is scoring well and most of the leaders are still on the front nine.

Woods almost gave back another shot on the 18th hole after teeing off into the rough near a creek. But he pitched out and hit an incredible lob wedge shot to save par.

Woods, who is 42 years old these days, has not won a major since 2008. He's won 14 total - four back of Jack Nicklaus. Many wonder whether he'll ever win another one - and Sunday could be his best chance.

Jordan Spieth, Rickie Fowler, Rory McIlroy and a number of other top names are among the leaders. Woods will have to take all of them down to walk away with the trophy.

It's unclear right now what time Woods will tee off tomorrow, but it's a solid bet he won't be in one of the final groups. He'll likely have to post an incredible score and then sweat it out watching his peers down the stretch.