Mark Warren of Scotland shot a 4-under 68 Saturday to take a two-shot lead after the third round of the Spanish Open.
Warren had six birdies to go with two bogeys on the Parador de El Saler course to move to the top of the leaderboard with an 8-under 208.
Craig Lee of Scotland is two strokes back after a 70, with English pair David Horsey (66) and Paul Waring (69) another shot behind.
American Peter Uihlein led entering the day but only managed a 74 to fall four shots back.
Sergio Garcia is seven shots off the lead after a 70.