In the last two events, the future champion, as Nicole Vaidisova's been called, as lost in her first two matches, including eating a second-set bagel at the Sony Ericsson Open yesterday.
NikkiV has yet to make a final this year. In fact, she has yet to make a final in a Tier II event or above in her entire career. Does that sound like a future champion to you?
What do her fans think?