Originally Posted by als47
I imagine Monfils knows what works for his body by this point. :P The guy is a top athlete and has been for years. If Coke gave him cramps or was otherwise seriously detrimental to his performance, I think he'd be aware of it by now.
Different things work for different people... there are reasons why certain things are recommended and others discouraged, but at the individual level, those rules don't always hold true.
Did you see what he looked like at the end of the match? What Simon looked like?