Gary Woodland will head into tomorrow's final day at the US Open carrying a one-stroke lead after negotiating a relatively trouble-free third round at Pebble Beach Golf Links in California.
Colombia scored two late goals to win against an Argentinian team full of star players at the Copa América in Brazil.
Mexico and Canada both enjoyed big victories in Group A as the Confederation of North, Central American and Caribbean Association Football Gold Cup opened in the United States.
Czech Republic fought back against Mexico to triumph 3-2 at the World Baseball Softball Confederation Men's Softball World Championship.
Hosts France overwhelmed Ukraine 9-1 on the first day of the International Hockey Federation (FIH) Series Finals in Le Touquet-Paris-Plage.
Hosts Georgia and Cuba will meet in the final of the International Handball Federation (IHF) Emerging Nations Championship.
Iran and Russia climbed above France into first and second place, respectively, in the International Volleyball Federation Men's Nations League with victories at Ghadir Arena in Urmia, Iran.
Ukraine clinched a maiden FIFA U-20 World Cup title by battling back from a goal down to defeat South Korea 3-1 in the final in Łódź.
Canada and the United States qualified for next year's Olympic Games in Tokyo as New Zealand continued their pursuit of a fifth overall title by reaching the quarter-finals of the World Rugby Women's Sevens Series event in Biarritz.
Zhang Minjie continued China's strong showing at the International Swimming Federation Diving Grand Prix in Bolzano as she claimed gold in the women's 10 metres platform.
Netherlands – winners of the 2017 European Championship – progressed to the knockout stage of the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup after defeating Cameroon 3-1.
British pair Emily Moffitt and Ben Maher of London Knights were the victors at the Longines Global Champions League event in Stockholm.
Britain secured glory at the International Triathlon Union (ITU) World Mixed Relay Series in Nottingham as they finished more than half a minute clear of Switzerland to claim gold.
Marta Fiedina was dominant in the pool for a second consecutive day as she led Ukraine to three gold medals from the four available at the International Swimming Federation Artistic Swimming World Series Super Finals in Budapest, Hungary.
Mariafe Artacho and Taliqua Clancy were crowned winners of the women's International Volleyball Federation (FIVB) Beach World Tour event in Warsaw after they defeated Emily Stockman and Kelley Larsen 22-20, 21-17.