Boca Raton, FL (Sports Network) - Bernhard Langer and Tom Pernice, Jr. both carded 6-under 66s on Friday and they share the lead after the first round of the Allianz Championship.
Langer, the 2010 champion, has finished in the top three in three of the last four years. On the other hand, Pernice is playing this event for the first time.
Bart Bryant and Rocco Mediate, who are both making their Champions Tour debuts, opened with 5-under 67s on The Old Course at Broken Sound Club. They were joined in third place by defending champion Corey Pavin, Fred Funk, Scott Simpson and Roger Chapman.
Tom Lehman, the 2011 winner, carded a 4-under 68 and is one of nine players tied for ninth.
MORE TO FOLLOW.