Alexander Noren carded a 3-under 69 on Saturday to grab a 1-stroke lead at the Ballantine's Championship.
Noren finished 54 holes at Blackstone Golf Course at 9-under-par 207.
Pablo Larrazabal (68) and Peter Whiteford (69) shared second place at 8-under, while Brett Rumford (69) and Marcus Fraser (69) occupied fourth at minus-7.
Romain Wattel (71) and Jose Manuel Lara (72) sat in sixth place at 6-under.
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