Yohan Blake 9.93secs, third fastest Jamaican ever, but must wait

 KINGSTON — Teenage sensation Yohan Blake has been blazing the up track with sub-10 seconds in his last two meetings, one in particular on a wet track in cold and pouring conditions in Paris, last week, but still he has to wait to see what part he will play on the Jamaican World Championships team…

Fast London 100m ahead – Seven men with sub-10sec PB

By Gary Smith and Susan Porter, World-Track LONDON — The men’s 100-metres at the Aviva London Grand Prix track and field meeting is scheduled for a quick time, and it’s not only because of the presence of Usain Bolt, although that should be enough. The race, which is one of the main events at the…

Bolt says his 9.79sec was done with 85% sharpness

By Gary Smith, World-Track PARIS — Jamaica’s sprint marvel Usain Bolt says in spite of the flourish of success thus far this season, he is still 15-percent shy of  full capacity. Bolt, who seems to invite appalling conditions everything he announces his intentions to land a fast time on the circuit, again beat the rain,…

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Bolt, Campbell-Brown head strong Jamaican World Champs team

Olympic champions Usain Bolt, Veronica Campbell-Brown, Shelly Ann Fraser and Melaine Walker head a strong Jamaican team selected to represent the nation at next month’s IAAF World Athletics Championships in Berlin, Germany. The team also includes sprinters Kerron Stewart, who leads the world over 100m on the women’s side with a spanking 10.75seconds, Asafa Powell,…