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Jon Rahm, Rory McIlroy and Tommy Fleetwood make up the top three going into the final round

Published: 00:29 GMT, 17 March 2019 | Updated: 00:29 GMT, 17 March 2019 A stellar top three of Jon Rahm, Rory McIlroy and Tommy Fleetwood heading into the final round of the Players Championship is all the vindication the organisers needed for moving this event from May.Usually a plodder's paradise, the charismatic players are relishing the chance to open their shoulders and revel in the softer conditions to give the event a far more exciting feel.What a final round in prospect, and particularly given an indifferent weather forecast with the terrifying final two holes expected to play into a decent breeze. This won't be for the faint-hearted.A stellar top three of Jon Rahm, Rory McIlroy and Tommy Fleetwood head into the final roundRELATED ARTICLESShare this articleShareRahm made his move with a brilliant 64 but credit as well to McIlroy and Fleetwood, who showed plenty of grit to stay in contention on a day when neither of the joint halfway leaders had close to their best stuff. The pair posted 70s to be one behind the Spaniard as they seek to end the UK drought stretching back to Sandy Lyle's triumph here in 1987.Both are desperate for a victory - McIlroy hasn't won for 12 months and Fleetwood has never won in America - and goodness, how it showed. The first two holes are a relative doddle and McIlroy bogeyed both. From the middle of the first fairway, Fleetwood needed no fewer than five more shots for a nightmare double bogey. So it continued.McIlroy, the best driver in golf, hit just four out of 14 fairways; Fleetwood, one of the best iron players, was 15% down on his average for hitting greens in regulation.This is when the elite show why they're so bracketed. They somehow hang on, and don't play their way out of it. McIlroy showed the patience that has been a feature of his fabulous start to the season while Fleetwood recovered manfully to birdie four of his last eight holes.Ian Poulter, three off the lead at the start, was another to suffer...

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