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Famous sportspersons who failed doping test

Photos Logo Photos | Slide 1 of 19: Top-ranked Malaysian badminton player, Lee Chong Wei, failed a doping test on November 8th. If proved, may lead to a two-year ban for the suspended Wei. Badminton Association of Malaysia Deputy Chairman Mohamad Norza Zakaria confirmed this news at the year's world championship. Wei now faces a potential ban for using dexamethasone, a banned substance.

Here’s a look at other such sportsperson who failed the doping test.

Famous sportspersons who failed doping test

Top-ranked Malaysian badminton player, Lee Chong Wei, failed a doping test on November 8th. From legends like Diego Maradona and Lance Armstrong, the use of banned substances have curtailed many careers of then illustrious sports personalities. Let's take a look at a few of them.

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