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Sad farewell for injured Bolt as Britain win 4x100m relay – US reclaim women’s title

LONDON, Aug 13, (AFP): Usain Bolt’s glittering career swansong came crashing to an end when he pulled up with a leg cramp on the anchor leg of the world 4x100m relay won by Britain. Bolt received the baton with Jamaica in third, but halfway down the finishing straight the towering …

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Brilliant Bolt storms to 3rd 200m gold

RIO DE JANEIRO, Aug 19, (Agencies): Usain Bolt wrote another chapter of improbable Olympic history with a third consecutive 200m crown on Thursday as Ashton Eaton led an American gold rush by clinching back-toback decathlon titles. Bolt, who just days earlier had become the first man in history to win …

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Bolt storms to 3rd straight 100m gold

RIO DE JANEIRO, Aug 15, (Agencies): Usain Bolt stormed to an unprecedented third straight Olympic 100m title as Wayde van Niekerk smashed Michael Johnson’s long-standing 400m record in Rio on Sunday. On a night of high drama, Bolt galloped past drug-tainted US rival Justin Gatlin to cross in 9.81sec and …

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Bolt shakes off bad start, wins Racers GPrix 100m – Ahoure clocks African record 10.78 at Florida meet

KINGSTON, Jamaica, June 12, (Agencies): Jamaica’s Usain Bolt shook off a “horrible start” to win the 100m at the Racers Grand Prix athletics meeting in 9.88sec, the second-fastest time in the world this year. “It wasn’t a perfect race, but the good thing was that I won and I came …

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Bolt glides to easy victory in 100m at Golden Spike – France’s Lavillenie clears 5.83 meters to win the pole vault

OSTRAVA, Czech Republic, May 21, (AP): Usain Bolt used his strong finish to win the 100 meters in 9.98 seconds at the Golden Spike meet on Friday. Bolt recovered from a slow start but pulled ahead in the second half of the race to breeze unchallenged to the victory. With the time, …

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