We find ourselves once again talking about Serena Williams and a deflating loss at the French Open.
It's sadly a long—term trend that became even more dramatic Wednesday when the No. 1 seed lost to Samantha Stosur in the quarterfinals after having match point in the third set.
There's a pox against Serena at Roland Garros. That's what we all want to say.
The truth is Williams has often brought on the questions herself.
She finds new and interesting ways to bow out of Paris early or not show up at all.
Serena supposedly spent much of the spring trying to solve the mystery of her disappointments in the clay Grand Slam.
We have some theories.