ASO, Japan (AP) _ American David Ishii carded a one-under-par 71 Saturday to share the lead at 210 with Japanese pros Yoshitaka Yamamoto and Norio Mikami after the third round of the $243,000 Bridgestone Aso Open golf tournament.

Ishii, 31, winner of three Japanese tournaments last year, had four birdies against three bogeys on the 7,037-yard, par-72 Aso Golf Club course.

Mikami shot a 74 and Yamamoto a 68.

Australian Graham Marsh had a 71 and tied for eighth position. Defending champion Brian Jones of Australia shot a 71 for a three-round total of 217.