Solheim Cup: Friday’s opening foursomes matches unveiled

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Bronte Law and Carlota Ciganda will lead Europe out from the opening match of This 16th Solheim Cup at Gleneagles.

Rookie Law will partner the seasoned Spaniard from the foursomes game at 8:10am, shooting among six debutants at the side of Juli Inkster, on Marina Alex and Team USA’s Morgan Pressel.
Inkster has also paired the Korda sisters together, the very first time siblings will partner each other in Solheim Cup history, together with Nelly and Jessica playing in the next match against Jodi Ewart Shadoff and Caroline Masson out.
However, Inkster admitted afterwards she had reservations regarding pairing the sisters with each other to allow the Team USA skipper to be convinced by them .
Match two pits Lexi Thompson and Brittany Altomare against Georgia Hall along with Celine Boutier, together with home skipper Catriona Matthew against partnering Hall together with English compatriot Charley Hull, opting.
However, Hull will anchor the very series of matches alongside Azahara Munoz from the newcomer pairing of Megan Khang along with Annie Park.
Inkster affirmed she will attribute in the afternoon fourballs, although ally McDonald, a replacement for the wounded Stacy Lewis, is the sole newcomer not enjoying in the morning.
Inkster also insisted no one inside her team will perform in all five sessions.
Friday’s foursomes matches:
0810 Morgan Pressel & Marina Alex v Carlota Ciganda & Bronte Law
0822 Brittany Altomare & Lexi Thompson v Georgia Hall & Celine Boutier
0834 Nelly Korda & Jessica Korda Jodi Ewart Shadoff & v Caroline Masson
0846 Megan Khang & Annie Park v Charley Hull & Azahara Munoz