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... Drugs and sport INTRODUCTION “Drug abuse is one of the biggest problems in sports. It can also be referred to as substance abuse or doping. Drug abuse involves the repeated and excessive use of chemical substances to achieve a certain effect.” (Neeraj & Maman et al., 2011) The introduction of using drugs and the history of doping in sport was first initiated in 1876. Hence, since then the use of drugs in sports commonly known as performance enhancing drugs (PEDs) is one of the most discussed crises in the sports world. It is said that the use of steroids is extremely common amongst the athletes of different sports, coaches, trainers, student athletes etc. The use of drugs is a major problem in the...