Jamie Evans on heroin addiction

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At the height of his career former jumps jockey Jamie Evans was worth a small fortune riding winners around the world. But he turned to heroin after his brother's suicide. Evans plummetted from a dynamic career and million dollar home to the unthinkable. Heroin addiction saw Evans lose his freedom, his family and temporarily his sanity. Watch World News Australia 6.30pm nightly and 10.30pm Mon-Fri on SBS ONE.

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"The expectations were different than what I was used to. They weren’t just focused on your grades. They were focused on your sobriety, too"

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