Ryder Cup

Bernhard Langer takes lead at Caves Valley before second-round play is delayed a second time

Bernhard Langer takes lead at Caves Valley before second-round play is delayed a second time

Bernhard Langer and Corey Pavin spent the better part of two decades competing against each other on the PGA and European tours, particularly in the Ryder Cup. It only figured that the two-time Masters champion and former U.S. Open champion, respectively, would continue their rivalry on the PGA Tour Champions.

That’s never happened, as Langer became the most dominant player over age 50 in nearly two decades while Pavin, 2 years his junior, all but disappeared. Langer has won 32 Tour Champions tournaments, including the first two majors this year. Pavin has won just one tournament in seven years, and that was five years ago.

But the rivalry might be revived this weekend in...

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