Elson now on top of Saint-Omer Open


European Tour

SAINT-OMER, France – Jamie Elson of England shot a 3-under 68 to take the lead after the third round of the Saint-Omer Open.

The Englishman had six birdies and three bogeys Saturday for a total of 7-under 206 and a one-stroke lead over Robert Dinwiddie and Raphael Jacquelin.

Mark Haastrup was tied for fourth with Martin Wiegele, three strokes off the pace.

Englishman Matt Haines shot 72 to drop to sixth place at 3 under.