The draw for the third Grand Slam of the year at Wimbledon in London has been released and Maria has been drawn to play world no.82 Pauline Parmentier of France in the first round.
Maria has never played the 33-year-old before.
This match will be played on Tuesday.
The first seed Maria can face is No.30 seed Carla Suarez Navarro of Spain in the 2nd round.
Maria is making her 14th appearance on the grass courts of Wimbledon. Last year, Maria was knocked out in the first round.