Strange, Wood take lead in Germany
Mercedes-Benz Championship Leaderboard
T-1. Wood (-9)
T-1. Strange (-9)
T-3. Kingston (-8)
T-3. Fisher (-8)
T-3. Hansen (-8)
• Complete scores
Wood missed a birdie putt at the final hole that would have left him in sole possession of the lead.
Europe's Ryder Cup captain Colin Montgomerie, without a top-10 finish since June of last year, had a 69 to finish six shots behind the leaders.
Bernhard Langer, seeking to become the oldest winner on the European tour at 52, watched his chances fade with a 75.
Copyright 2009 by The Associated Press
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