Originally Posted by marineblue
I totally agree, we got pretty spoiled over 2010-2011 and started to take what she was showing as some kind of standard performance. But it was not standard, this was high-level,top-class. As for me I realise that she is not on that level anymore but she is still a great player. Hopefully she'll rediscover that missing ingredient which helped her to get to the top back in her heyday.
We were spoiled rotten in 2009-2011, that's for sure. But that's how it goes in sports. Your current form is always compared to the best you ever had to offer, and the better you are/were the more people expect.