Originally Posted by Mexicola
Just to sum up once more why this is such a huge match for Maria:
It would be her first title of 2013.
Her first title in 9 months.
Her first HC title in 19 months.
Her 28th career singles title.
It would give her a winning record against top 10 opponents this year.
It would improve her overall finals record, which has been sliding in recent years.
Her 2nd prestigious IW title.
It would put an emphatic stamp on reaching the number 2 ranking.
It would erase the embarrassment of 2011 IW.
A win could help improve her number of Twitter followers.
It would make Fighterpova a champion thread starter.
It would keep the forum from sinking into a massive depression.
It would also continue her streak of wining at least one title a year since 2003.