Cue the Sound Of Music:
In the opening match of the Rod Laver Arena slate at the Australian Open for 2022, the viewing public of the galaxy encountered a Maria conundrum to rival the Sound of Music, as Women’s 5th seed Maria Sakkari played German Tatjana Maria.
Yes Channel 9, I know Maria Sakkari is playing, but who’s her opponent?
It didn’t dawn on me until Sakkari won the match, but I’d seen this Maria conundrum before, because I randomly took a photo of it when I saw the scoreboard on TV many moons ago….
Indeed, back in 2018, Tatjana Maria played Maria Sharapova in the 1st Round at Melbourne Park, and just for a laugh, the Channel 7 graphics team did the same damn thing the Nine team did:
It goes to show, how do you solve a problem like Maria?
Well, how do you catch a cloud and pin it down?