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On that hole, you definitely want to hit the green from the tee, because any sort of approach shot, including the several my partner and I attempted because we didn't hit the green on the first stroke, over that bunker is very intimidating.
On the 10th he sank a 30-foot putt to draw level, and then on the par-five 13th, where partner Webster scrambled to bogey, he hit his four-iron approach shot off the green and played 'one of the best chips of my life' to set up another birdie.
The Atherstone ace was in with a chance of adding to his victory at the Italian Open last weekend until a misjudged approach shot at the par-four 16th saw his ball drop into the water just short of the green.
Kakko, who lives just three miles from the Espoon Golfsuera course, defeated Archer and Sweden's Johan Axgren at the first extra hole -- his 150 yard approach shot hitting the cup and spinning back to just three feet, leaving Kakko a tap-inbirdie.
Lyle added further birdies on the 11th and 13th before a disappointing end to the round, with a bogey five at the last when he lipped out from nine feet after finding the sand with his approach shot.
What we are saying, in effect, is that you don't necessarily have to hit the green with an accurate drive in order to set up the approach shot.
His average approach shot for the week was just outside 20 feet and he holed out from off the green four times during the tournament.
The green is long and thin and needs a good approach shot but I can see eagles being made here.
He goes into today's final round with a one-shot lead after producing a brilliant approach shot to the 18th after he sent his drive hard right and his ball ended up on a drain cover.
The approach shot is uphill and the green runs from back to front and right to left.
His approach shot was 122 yards to the pin and he hit his 9-iron below the hole about 30 yards out in the kukya rough.
Evans went out in two under and although he dropped a shot on the seventh as he pulled his approach shot into the bunker, finished with a 68 and the only sub-par total of 139.