In all fairness Gisela won 4 more games against Alona than last year at the same tournament.
Amelia Island 2006
1st Round: A Bondarenko - G Dulko 6-0 6-1
Amelia Island 2007
1st Round: A Bondarenko - G Dulko 6-2 6-3
She's going down in a valley. Happens to all players. Some retire. Some don't. You have to fight and find your way through these low times. Perhaps she can but I don't know her well enough. Confidence and mental toughness is what separates the champions and the wanna be champions.