Champions Tour

Three share lead in Illinois

Glenview, IL (Sports Network) - Bernhard Langer posted a 5-under 67 on Friday to grab a share of the lead with the first round of the inaugural Encompass Championship suspended due to darkness.

Langer was joined atop a crowded leaderboard at North Shore Country Club by Duffy Waldorf and Craig Stadler.

David Frost and Jeff Sluman carded matching rounds of 4-under 68. They were joined in fourth place by Scott Hoch, Gary Hallberg, Sandy Lyle, Blaine McCallister and Jeff Hart.

Peter Senior and Mark Calcavecchia also stand at minus-4 and are through 16 and 14 holes respectively.

Corey Pavin and Mark McNulty are among 14 players one shot back at minus-3.

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06/21 21:52:25 ET

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