Maria will be back under the lights on Arthur Ashe Stadium on Saturday night at the US Open as she kicks off the night session.
For a place in the fourth round, Maria will play no.10 seed Jelena Ostapenko of Latvia.
Maria has played the 2017 French Open champion once before in the quarters in Rome earlier this year and won 6-7 6-4 7-5.
Here is Saturday’s schedule:
Arthur Ashe Stadium – 7.00 PM ET start
Maria Sharapova (RUS) (22) vs. Jelena Ostapenko (LAT) (10)