Jennifer Capriati didn't just go away. She fought her addiction, she fought to get back into shape and she fought her demons. And in the process she scripted one of the most remarkable comeback stories in recent sports history.
A win Sunday won't rewrite history, but it will go a long way in addressing that one nagging question dangling over his head: Can Roger Federer truly be the greatest ever, if his biggest rival owned him?
Venus Williams' and Serena Williams' place in history is secure. These next two weeks will show whether their place in the present is as well, whether the current rankings are about their strength or a weakened field.