The biennial competition begins Friday, Aug. 21 at Rich Harvest Farms in Sugar Grove, Ill. Golf Channel will provide televised coverage from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. GolfChannel.com will then take over live coverage for two hours, before the network returns at 4 p.m. for the conclusion of play.
Golf Channel will broadcast all three days of the event, 9 a.m.-7 p.m. ET Saturday and 11 a.m.-4:30 p.m. ET Sunday.
The Solheim Cup is the womens version of the Ryder Cup, in which 12 Americans compete against 12 European-born players over three days of match-play competition.
The first two days will consist of both fourball (better ball) and foursomes (alternate shot), with Sunday being 12 singles matches.
U.S. captain Beth Daniels team consists of: Paula Creamer, Cristie Kerr, Angela Stanford, Kristy McPherson, Nicole Castrale, Christina Kim, Brittany Lang, Morgan Pressel, Brittany Lincicome, Natalie Gulbis, Juli Inkster (captains pick) and Michelle Wie (captains pick).
European captain Alison Nicholas team consists of: Gwladys Nocera (France), Tania Elosegui (Spain), Diana Luna (Italy), Laura Davies (England), Sophie Gustafson (Sweden), Suzann Pettersen (Norway), Helen Alfredsson (Sweden), Catriona Matthew (Scotland), Maria Hjorth (Sweden), Becky Brewerton (Wales ' captains pick), Janie Moodie (Scotland ' captains pick) and Anna Nordqvist (Sweden ' captains pick).