Tseng draws Jang in Sybase opener


This week’s Sybase Match Play Championship brackets are out.

World No. 1 Yani Tseng opens against Jeong Jang Thursday in the Patty Berg division in the first round at Hamilton Farms Golf Club in Gladstone, N.J. The division includes Paula Creamer, Brittany Lincicome, Catriona Matthew and Brittany Lang.  

World rankings were used to seed players.

Ai Miyazato is the top seed in the Kathy Whitworth division and opens against Mariajo Uribe. That division includes Cristie Kerr, Angela Stanford, Maria Hjorth, Eun-Hee Ji and Michelle Wie, and is on the same side of the bracket as the Berg division.

Brackets: View matchups for Sybase Match Play Championship

Defending champ Suzann Pettersen is the top seed in the Annika Sorenstam division and opens with Jodi Ewart. Stacy Lewis, Karrie Webb, Sophie Gustafson, Sandra Gal and Azahara Munoz are also in that division.

Na Yeon Choi is the top seed in the Mickey Wright division and opens with Grace Park. Also in that division: Jiyai Shin, Morgan Pressel, Anna Nordqvist and Inbee Park.