Wuhan R2: Maria vs. Kuznetsova

On Monday, Maria will play her first match at the Dongfeng Motor Wuhan Open in Wuhan, China against world no.23 Svetlana Kuznetsova of Russia.

Maria has played the 29-year-old ten times before and leads the series 6-4. Here are the matches they have played against each other:
2003 Wimbledon R4: Kuznetsova won 6-1 2-6 7-5
2004 Beijing SF: Kuznetsova won 6-2 6-2
2004 WTA Championships RR: Maria won 6-1 6-4
2005 Australian Open QF: Maria won 4-6 6-2 6-2
2006 Miami F: Kuznetsova won 6-4 6-3
2006 WTA Championships RR: Maria won 6-1 6-4
2007 WTA Championships RR: Maria won 5-7 6-2 6-2
2008 Indian Wells SF: Kuznetsova won 6-3 5-7 6-2
2010 Cincinnati R1: Maria won 6-4 1-6 6-2
2011 Cinncinati R3: Maria won 6-2 6-3

Here is Monday’s schedule:
Centre Court – 6.00 PM local time start
Mona Barthel (GER) vs. Shuai Peng (CHN)
Maria Sharapova (RUS) vs. Svetlana Kuznetsova (RUS)