Drug Addiction

Athletes Who Were Banned Due To Drug Addiction

Drug Addiction

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Athletes taking drugs had not been anything new and many athletes have ruined their careers because of this habit. Many athletes had been banned in the past permanently or temporarily because of having a drug addiction.

Athletes Who Were Banned Due To Drug Addiction

Josh Hamilton

Drug Addiction

Johs Hamilton who was MLB player was banned due to drug addiction. His career suffered eight years delay as he had a fight with alcohol and drugs. He started coping up in the year 2008 and now has gained back the lost reputation.

John Daly

Drug Addiction

John Daly who had been a pro golfer used to have heavy amounts of alcohol. Despite of the two major wins in his career, he had no victory in the six years because of the heavy alcohol use.

Michael Phelps

Drug Addiction

Michael Phelps has been an Olympic gold medalist for 8 times. Apart from plunging into water, he also plunged himself into drugs. In the year 2009, he lost the endorsement contract he had with Kellogg’s because of the drug abuse. His career also suffered badly because of the drug use.

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