Carlin Isles once competed against Tyson Gay and Justin Gatlin while trying to become an Olympic track athlete. Now 23, Isles has abandoned that goal. Sort of. He might make it to the 2016 Summer Games in Rio de Janeiro, but not on the track. Thanks largely to a YouTube video that has been viewed millions of times, Isles is something of a phenomenon in world rugby, the seven-a-side...
Usain Bolt reclaimed his 100-meter world championship title Sunday.
The Jamaican great was pushed throughout the race during a steady rain, but he won back the title he lost two years ago in South Korea when a false start disqualified him from the final.
Bolt won the race at Luzhniki Stadium in 9.77 seconds. He set the 100 world record of 9.58 seconds at the 2009 worlds in Berlin...
Usain Bolt isn’t just struggling against ‘Insane’ Bolt in Comcast’s commercials these days. He’s also struggling in actual races.
The six-time Olympic gold medalist from Jamaica was bested by American Justin Gatlin (9.94 seconds) in the 100-meter race at the Rome Golden Gala Diamond League meet by .01 seconds on Thursday.
This was a big win for Gatlin, who is trying to...
Tweet Usain Bolt, who many consider to be the fastest man on the planet, lost to American sprinter Justin Gatlin in the 100-meter dash at Roman Golden Gala Diamond League meet earlier Thursday. Here’s video of the race: As you can see in the video, Bolt’s reaction to finishing second to Gatlin was priceless: [...]
Justin Gatlin beating Usain Bolt was an absolute shocker, and it blew up the Twittersphere as well -- but that does not mean most fans were impressed.
You know what they say, “what goes up must come down.”
Not going to go as far as to say this is the beginning of the end of Usain Bolt’s dominance of men’s sprinting (because it probably isn’t), but it is definitely a shocking result.
The Jamaican sprinter suffered a defeat to American Justin Gatlin, in the 100m race in Rome’s Golden Gala meeting today. Gatlin edged...
Usain Bolt may have lost to Justin Gatlin in the 100 meters in Rome, but that doesn't mean he has to be impressed, now does it?
Justin Gatlin defeated world-record holder Usain Bolt in the 100 on Thursday at the Rome Golden Gala. The American Gatlin squeeked out victory by .001 seconds over the six-time Olympic Champion. Bolt still seems to be bothered by the hamstring injury.
On Thursday afternoon in Rome, American speedster Justin Gatlin shook Usain Bolt off his back, beating the Olympic gold medalist in the 100 meter dash for the first time in history.
Usain Bolt won the 100m finals with an Olympic record time of 9.63 with his fellow Jamaican Yohan Blake getting the silver and American Justin Gaitlin getting the Bronze.
Bolt broke his Olympic record of 9.69 that he set in 2008 at the games in Beijing and was well ahead of Yohan Blake at the end.
The real race was for the silver between Yohan Blake, Justin Gaitlin, and Tyson...