Top seed Dinara Safina faces Oliva Rogowska of Australia in the first round of the 2009 US Open. Safina and could face Virginie Razzano or Patty Schnyder in the fourth round.
Safina could face Jankovic in the quarters and is in the same half of the draw as Elena Dementieva and Maria Sharapova.
Serena Williams and Venus Williams are in the same half of the draw and could face each other in the semifinals.
Venus opens with Vera Dushevina of Russia. Serena opens with Alexa Glatch of the US in the first round.
Kim Cljisters is also in the same half as the Williams sisters.
For the full women’s draw, go to www.usopen.org.