Spieth and McDowell through at Dove Mountain

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Updated: February 22, 2014

141st Open Championship - Round Three

Graeme McDowell and Jordan Spieth were amongst the third round winners to book a quarterfinal spot in the WGC Accenture Match Play at Dove Mountain.

Spieth continued hos superb form by defeating the defending champion Matt Kuchar 2&1 while McDowell who has made a habit of coming from behind this week did so again to see off 2012 winner Hunter Mahan on the 21st hole.

The ever popular and match play specialist Ernie Els will take on Spieth in the quarterfinals following his tight win over Jason Duffner while McDowell will take on Victor Dubuisson who stunned Bubba Watson.

Jason Day also advanced seeing off George Coetzee and will take on another South African in the form of former Open Champion Louis Oosthuizen who defeated Webb Simpson with ease.

The final quarterfinal will be between Jim Furyk and Ricky Fowler who both earned 1 up wins over Harris English and Sergio Garcia.