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Usain Bolt confirmed for Paris Diamond League Meeting

PARIS (Sporting Alert) — World Record holder Usain Bolt will race over 200-metres at the 2013 edition of the Meeting AREVA – Samsung Diamond League – in Paris on July 6. Bolt, who holds the world record in the event, at 19.19 seconds, will compete against French sprinter Christophe Lemaitre, who was confirmed for the … Continue reading Usain Bolt confirmed for Paris Diamond League Meeting

All-Athletics.com: Top 20 male and female performances at London Olympics

All-Athletics.com published the Top 20 male and female single performances respectively of the 2012 Olympic Games in London. The lists were calculated according to the rules of the All-Athletics.com Overall Rankings. All results from London are available, as well as lots of updated statistics including the 2012 World Top Lists, and the World All-Time Lists. The Athlete Profiles of all participants … Continue reading All-Athletics.com: Top 20 male and female performances at London Olympics

Bolt does it again! Wins Olympic sprint double

LONDON — Usain Bolt finally confirmed himself as a track and field legend after firing to gold in the men’s 200 metres dash at the London Olympic Games here tonight. In fact, Bolt led fantastic night for Jamaica, which not only won gold, but the silver and bronze medal as well. All three sprinters are … Continue reading Bolt does it again! Wins Olympic sprint double

Bolt qualifies for Olympic 100m final

LONDON (Sporting Alert) — Usain Bolt strolled into the final of the men’s 100 metres dash on Sunday at the London Olympic Games after winning his semi-final heat very convincingly. The defending champion and world record holder ran the opening half of the race before slowing down to a jog, while looking around as he … Continue reading Bolt qualifies for Olympic 100m final

Bolt at ease, Ryan Bailey fastest in 100m heat, at 9.88

LONDON (Sporting Alert) — Defending champion Usain Bolt cruised into the semifinals of the men’s 100 metros dash the London 2012 Olympic Games on Saturday morning. Bolt, the champion from the Beijing Games, and world record holder in the event, strolled home to a relaxed 10.09 seconds to win his heat, following a huge roar … Continue reading Bolt at ease, Ryan Bailey fastest in 100m heat, at 9.88