Guerrier leads Cazoo Classic, seeks first pro win

SOUTHPORT, England — Julien Guerrier moved in sight of his first win on the DP World Tour after shooting 3-under 69 in the third round of the Cazoo Classic to take a one-stroke lead on Saturday.

Paul Waring, the No. 586-ranked leader after the first two rounds, shot only 72 and fell out of first place to be replaced by Guerrier, a French player ranked No. 454.

Guerrier made three straight birdies from No. 4 and added more at Nos. 13 and 17. His only bogeys came at the first and last holes at Hillside near Liverpool in northwest England.

Richie Ramsay (67), Jens Dantorp (70) and Waring were tied for second place.