US Open R2: Maria vs. Cirstea

On Thursday, Maria will continue her US Open campaign under the lights in New York.

Maria’s opponent will be world no.51 Sorana Cirstea of Romania. Maria has played the 28-year-old once before in 2012 in Beijing in the second round and won 6-2 6-2.

Here is Thursday’s schedule:
Arthur Ashe Stadium – 7.00 PM ET start
Novak Djokovic (SRB) (6) vs.  Tennys  Sandgren (USA)
Maria Sharapova (RUS) (22) vs. Sorana Cirstea (ROU)