USAIN BOLT RUMORS & GOSSIP

Falcons WR Taylor Gabriel thinks he can outrun Usain Bolt

Usain Bolt is fast. So is Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Taylor Gabriel. But is Gabriel faster than Bolt? The wideout seems to think so. Bolt, now 30, owns the world record for the fastest 100-meter dash at 9.58 seconds and fastest 200-meter dash at 19.19 seconds. He also owns the Olympic record for both at 9.63 and 19.30, respectively. Here’s a list of world and Olympic records...
Via The Comeback
5 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Usain Bolt in New Pokémon Stars Ad

Usain Bolt in New Pokémon Stars Ad
Via Track & Field
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Usain Bolt may get stripped gold medal back on appeal

Usain Bolt still has at least of chance of keeping a relay gold medal that was stripped from the team.The Court of Arbitration for Sport announced Friday that Jamaican sprinter Nesta Carter, whose positive drug test led to the 2008 Jamaican relay team being stripped of a gold medal, is appealing the decision.“A CAS arbitration procedure is in progress,” the court said in a statement...
Via Larry Brown Sports
23 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Usain Bolt comfortably wins 150m at Nitro Athletics 2017

Usain Bolt comfortably wins 150m at Nitro Athletics 2017
Via Track & Field
February 11, 2017  |  Discuss

Usain Bolt ultimately 'not sad' about losing Olympic relay gold

MELBOURNE, Australia — Usain Bolt says he is resigned to the fact that he's lost one of his nine Olympic gold medals, but isn't holding any grudges against drug-tainted Jamaican relay teammate Nesta Carter. Carter has said he will appeal after re-analysis of his sample from the 2008 Beijing Games using more advanced scientific methods returned a positive test to the prohibited...
Via Associated Press
February 01, 2017  |  Discuss

Usain Bolt ‘not happy’ about being stripped of gold medal

Usain Bolt admitted that he’s not happy to have been stripped of a gold medal following a teammate’s positive test for a banned substance.Bolt told Andre Lowe of the Jamaica Gleaner that he was disappointed to lose the medal, which he won as Jamaica's relay team at the 2008 Summer Games in Beijing, but would consider helping with an appeal.“It’s rough that I have to give...
Via Larry Brown Sports
January 28, 2017  |  Discuss

AP Analysis: Bolt can't outrun Jamaica's doping problem

It was bound to happen. Even the least-cynical track fan could peer through the smoke screen that enveloped Jamaica's anti-doping program and recognize things weren't right. Eventually, that was bound to ensnare Usain Bolt, the spirit-lifting superstar whose reach goes well beyond his own island but who is still losing one of his nine Olympic golds because of the problems down...
Via Associated Press
January 25, 2017  |  Discuss

Usain Bolt will lose a gold medal after a relay teammate failed a PED test

Usain Bolt is losing one of his nine gold medals after one of his Beijing 2008 relay teammates failed a drug test upon recent re-analysis.The IOC announced sanctions against Nesta Carter, one of the Jamaican men competing in the 4×100 relay event in 2008. Re-analysis of his samples found the prohibited substance methylhexaneamine in his blood. By violating IOC anti-doping rules...
Via The Comeback
January 25, 2017  |  Discuss

Usain Bolt has fielded interest, but not interested in playing in NFL

Usain Bolt in the NFL? He’s thought about it, and apparently even been asked about it, but he’s not interested. Bolt told the Dan Patrick Show that apparently people have reached out to him over playing in the league, but the violence and hits turned him off. “I used to watch it when I was younger,” Bolt said, via Michael David Smith of ProFootballTalk. “The hits guys...
Via Larry Brown Sports
September 24, 2016  |  Discuss

Usain Bolt, girlfriend engaged despite Rio scandals?

After Usain Bolt won another three gold medals at the Rio Olympics, rumors swirled that he was hooking up with women left and right. It would appear that the gossip — whether true or not — did not bother Bolt’s longtime girlfriend. Bolt, who is vacationing in Bora Bora this week with his girlfriend Kasi Bennett, shared a photo on Snapchat that was captioned “she said yes”...
Via Larry Brown Sports
September 06, 2016  |  Discuss
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