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Bolt – I want to emulate Jesse Owens in Berlin

Triple Olympic champion and world 100m record holder Usain Bolt has said he wants to emulate the great Jesse Owens at the World Athletics Championships in Berlin.

Owens famously won four gold medals in the 1936 Berlin Olympics and Jamaican Bolt is aiming to follow the American legend’s lead by claiming gold in the 100m and 200m as well as the 100m relay.

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"This is going to be a huge week. Jesse Owens came to Berlin and made history and I am going to try and do the same.

"I’m going to go onto the track and try my best — hopefully it will be enough for me to live up to what Jesse Owens did."…Read More

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