WTA Finals Round Robin: Maria vs. Kvitova

Maria will play her second round robin match at the BNP Paribas WTA Finals on Thursday in Singapore against Petra Kvitova of the Czech Republic.

Here is Thursday’s schedule:
Centre Court – 1.30 PM local time start
Agnieszka Radwanska (POL) vs. Caroline Wozniacki (DEN)
Maria Sharapova (RUS) vs. Petra Kvitova (CZE)

Maria has played Kvitova eightย times before and leads the series 6-2, here are the matches they have played against each other:
2010 Memphis Semi-Final: Maria won 6-4 6-3
2011 Wimbledon Final: Kvitova won 6-3 6-4
2011 Tokyo Quarter-Final: Kvitova won 3-4 ret.
2012 Australian Open Semi-Final: Maria won 6-2 3-6 6-4
2012 Stuttgart Semi-Final: Maria won 6-4 7-6
2012 French Open Semi-Final: Maria won 6-3 6-3
2014 Miami Quarter-Final: Maria won 7-5 6-1
2014 Beijing Final: Maria wonย 6-4 2-6ย 6-3

Maria needs to win this match to have a chance to finish in the top two of the group.