Re: Can someone please explain to me exactly why Dokic can hardly win a match anymore?
1. A lack of rigorous, consistent training -- leading inevitably to
2. Repeated injuries.
3. A lack of real coaching.
4. Wildly fluctuating level of motivation.
5. Low confidence based on the above and on the natural
6. rustiness/ lack of rhythm/ dormancy of match instincts, which come from hardly ever playing tournaments.
Jelena has now signed on for several tournaments in a row. If she actually shows up to play them this time (and if her ranking is high enough to actually get into them), then it's a great start, and we should start to see her results improve pretty quickly.
IF she stays healthy, which leads us right back to #1 ...