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post #9 of (permalink) Old 07-25-2012, 12:29 PM
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Re: Is alcohol forbidden during tennis matches?

Originally Posted by duong View Post
really ? as a performance-enhancing drug ?

I read some time ago a very serious article speaking of the positive effects of nicotin (tobacco) in some sports' performances.
Not all banned drugs are classed as performance-enhancing. Recreational drugs that would do anything but enhance your performance are banned for health reasons.

Karsten Braasch used to light up cigarettes during change-overs until the tennis associations imposed a ban on doing this.
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