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Jamaica’s Usain Bolt is now the most decorated athlete in the history of the Track and Field World Championships. On Sunday he capped off a remarkable run at the 2013 worlds in Moscow by anchoring his country’s 4×100-meter relay team’s gold medal run. The win on Sunday gave Bolt three golds at the event (he previously won the 100- and 200-meter sprints) and gave him eight golds and two silvers in his career at the world championships. That moved him past Carl Lewis (eight golds, one silver, one bronze) and Michael Johnson (eight golds) as the most decorated man in the history of the event. The Jamaican women were just as dominant as the men, as Shelly-Ann Fraser-Price won the 100- and 200-meters, then anchored the country’s gold medal effort in the 4×100-meter relay. That made the Jamaicans 6-0 in the sprints against their rival Americans at the event. But the story of the event was Bolt, who blew away the competition without even being perfect. He didn’t set any records or top any ...
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Usain Bolt just wins, even when he doesn’t give his full effort.
Bolt, who holds the world records in both the 100 and 200 meters, put his blazing speed on display once again on Saturday, easily outpacing the competition to win the 200 meter for a record third time at the World Championships in Moscow. Bolt didn’t just win the race, though. He crushed the competition.
Usain Bolt won his third gold medal of the world championships, anchoring Jamaica to victory in the 4x100-meter relay on Sunday.
The Jamaican team of Bolt, Nesta Carter, Kemar Bailey-Cole and Nickel Ashmeade won in 37.36 seconds.
The United States was second in 37.66 and Britain took bronze in 37.80.
Bolt had already won the 100 and 200 meters. It was his second sprint triple...
Usain Bolt wins the 200-meter race for his second gold medal of the
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Usain Bolt won his third gold medal at the World Championships in the 4×100 meter relay. The Americans were in the lead but the baton exchange wasn’t clean and Bolt was able to catch up and pull away.
This is the first time since 1983 that the USA didn’t lead the World Championships in the Gold Medal count.
Frank Acheampong wants to run like his idol Usain Bolt
Ghana U20 star Frank Acheampong wants to replicate the form of superstar sprinter and role model Usain Bolt on the field of play.
The 19-year-old with his lightening pace appears to have won a permanent role in the first team of Anderlecht – a club he joined just in April.
The Ghana international now wants to notch up his performance...
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The world’s fastest man seems to be back to his undisputed thrown and he’s got three golds to prove it. Bolt is now the most successful athlete in the history of the World Championships. The next Summer Olympics may be Bolt’s swan song so enjoy.
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