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Rory McIlroy avoids prior mistake alongside Tiger Woods, saves bogey off the rocks

Rory McIlroy lost the lead at the DP World Tour Championship in Round 2, when he hit his third shot into the water at the par-5 18th and made double bogey.

He ran into some more trouble late on Saturday, but managed to recover and take a one-shot advantage into the final round in Dubai.

Battling with Sam Horsfield for the top spot, McIlroy's tee shot at the par-3 17th precariously stayed on the rocks and just out of the water hazard. After some deliberation with his caddie, Harry Diamond, McIlroy played his shot from the ball's resting spot.