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Ben Johnson

1988: Ben Johnson of Canada is set in his block prior to the start of the men''s 100M Final at the 1988 Olympic Games in Seoul, Korea. Mandatory Credit: Tony Duffy/ALLSPORT

Olympians who were stripped of medals

12 July 2012

It's every athlete's dream to win a medal at the Olympic Games, not only for individual glory but also for that of their country's. It is also a reward for an athlete's dedication, blood, sweat and tears. The sportpersons in this list won medals at the Summer Olympic Games, only to have it stripped later for no one's fault but theirs.