LONDON (AP) Russia's track and field team being banned from the Olympics sends a powerful message that should scare cheats, according to Usain Bolt. Stretching out his left arm to show the small adhesive bandage covering the mark left by his latest doping test on Thursday, Bolt decried the ''really bad'' doping problem in his sport. The six-time Olympic champion was speaking...
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Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt said Thursday that the ruling to uphold the ban on Russia's track and field team from the Summer Olympics will make potential cheats think twice.Bolt, in London for a Diamond League meet, told reporters that the Court of Arbitration for Sport ruling will "scare a lot of people and send a strong message" to other athletes.It also shows that "if you cheat...
Usain Bolt says CAS ruling on Russian doping ban will "scare a lot of people" and "send a strong message"
LONDON (AP) Usain Bolt says CAS ruling on Russian doping ban will ''scare a lot of people'' and ''send a strong message''
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KINGSTON, Jamaica - Sprinter Julian Forte says he would be disappointed to lose his Olympic Games place in the 200m to Usain Bolt, but admitted that the world record holder deserves the spot.
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Usain Bolt is the fastest man in the world, but he needs to slow down and relax from time to time. The Jamaican sprinter hit up Oktoberfest in Munich this past weekend to do just that, and he rocked the lederhosen while in attendance, because you have to dress the part. Bolt downed a few beers and hopped on stage with a cover band to sing Queen’s “We Will Rock You” and Kings...
By Darryn Albert Real recognize real. Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt has had quite the week after winning gold in both the 100-meter and the 200-meter races at the IAAF World Championships in Beijing. The Fastest Man in the World kept it rolling on Saturday, collecting another gold medal as the Jamaican team anchor in the 4×100 relay. After the victory, Bolt busted out a tribute...
By Jason Rowan One of the bigger stories this week in the world of sports that turned into an absolute phenomenon was how world-class sprinter Usain Bolt wasn't run down by one of his opponents during a race but instead got run over by a cameraman riding on a Segway. And the suddenly infamous media member wants everyone to know how sorry he is for inadvertently knocking over...
By Steve DelVecchio Usain Bolt won his fourth gold medal in the 200-meter sprint at the World Championships on Thursday, but he paid the price shortly thereafter. After Bolt was done dusting silver medalist Justin Gatlin with a time of 19.55 seconds, a photographer got a bit too close to the Jamaican while he was taking a victory walk. The end result was a nasty-looking spill...
By NESN Staff Usain Bolt handed Justin Gatlin his first loss in nearly two years Sunday, edging the American by 0.01 seconds in the finals of the 100-meter dash at the IAAF World Championships in Beijing. Bolt, who won gold in the event both the 2008 and 2012 Summer Olympics, finished with a winning time of 9.79 seconds. Gatlin clocked in at 9.80 to take second — his first loss...
By Steve DelVecchio When Usain Bolt isn’t setting world records and working on maintaining his reputation as the fastest man alive, he apparently likes to have a good time. According to some of his neighbors in Jamaica, Bolt’s propensity for partying has become an issue. The Daily Mail reports that Bolt has developed a reputation in Kingston for hosting noisy parties that...
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