Star lineup on first day of Australian Open

Defending men’s champion Roger Federer and top-seeded woman

Caroline Wozniacki will highlight the first day’s play of the

Australian Open on Monday.

The opening day schedule was released Saturday, with 2008 winner

Maria Sharapova to play Thailand’s Tamarine Tanasugarn and

Wozniacki to face Gisela Dulko of Argentina. Defending champion and

second-seeded Federer will play Lukas Lacko of Slovakia.

Third-seeded Novak Djokovic, the 2008 champion, takes on Spain’s

Marcel Granollers, while American Andy Roddick plays Jan Hajek of

the Czech Republic.

Venus Williams will meet Sara Errani, and seven-time Grand Slam

champion Justine Henin has been draw to play a qualifier.