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16 September, 2017 4:41 PM Badminton power could fuel Indian sprinters

It’s a country that has produced some of the planet’s fastest men, including the great Usain Bolt. Now, Jamaica’s Vishu Tolan has come up with a unique offer that could have our sprinters virtually running on badminton power and training under his country’s top athletics coach. In return, Tolan, who is the vice-president of the Badminton World Federation 28

13 August, 2017 3:56 AM Usain Bolt's Illustrious Career Ends In Tears After Cramp Downs Him In Final Race

Slated to run the final leg of the men's 4x100 relay for Jamaica, Bolt tumbled to the track with an injury just after teammate Yohan Blake handed him the baton. It was a heartbreaking ending to an outstanding track and field career for Usain Bolt on Saturday at the IAAF World Championships in London. Running the final leg of the men's 4x100 relay for Jamaica 43

13 August, 2017 1:48 AM IAAF World championships: Injury floors Bolt, ruins final farewell

Usain Bolt's unparalleled career ended in extraordinary drama on Saturday as he pulled up with injury on the anchor leg of his very last race, the 4x100 metres relay final at the World Championships. The 30-year-old had taken the baton for Jamaica a few metres adrift of the two leaders when, straining hard to catch them, he stopped abruptly with cramp 25

12 August, 2017 9:21 PM Usain Bolt's Last Race Ends In Disaster As He Limps Out Injured

London: Usain Bolt's glittering career swansong came crashing to an end when he pulled up on the anchor leg of the world 4x100m relay won by Britain on Saturday. Bolt received the baton with Jamaica in third, but halfway down his leg the towering sprinter pulled up clutching his left thigh, eventually doing a forward roll to the ground, to gasps from the 60,000 sell out London 39

12 August, 2017 3:55 PM Here’s the world record that Usain Bolt is chasing during his farewell race

New Delhi: Usain Bolt will be running his last competitive race on Saturday night as it will be the final of the 4 x 100 m race at the World Athletics Championships in London. And it is not just a farewell race, it has something on line. Jamaica is looking to become the first team to win the relay five times in a row at the World Championships. Currently 35

12 August, 2017 9:36 AM Usain Bolt’s Last Race, World Athletics Championships 2017: Details of LIVE streaming, TV listing, date, time, venue

Know all the details here for action from the 2017 World Athletics Championships New Delhi: Get ready for Usain Bolt for one last time as the champion will be in action in the 4 x 400 m relay on Saturday. Bolt will retire from the sport post the race. Bolt won a bronze in the 100 m race earlier at the ongoing World Athletics Championships in London 45

6 August, 2017 4:06 AM Party's over but Bolt happy to remain mum's golden boy

LONDON: Usain Bolt rightly describes himself as a legend but while his natural ability brought him that status it was his parents who moulded him into the winning personality he became. Fun-loving, easy-going and a showman but with a remorseless competitive edge, both on and off the track, Bolt also has a sensitive side to him which extends particularly 47

5 August, 2017 2:10 PM Bolt’s last run to be on August 12

Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt, who has won eight Olympic golds, is set to run the last race of his glittering career on August 12, 2017 if he qualifies for the 4x100m relay at the World Championships in London. In the run-up to his key 100m event on August 5, he clocked 9.95 seconds at the Monaco meet in July. Bolt holds the world record for the 100m (9.58 seconds) 33

25 July, 2017 2:49 AM Usain Bolt, Elaine Thompson lead Jamaica's world championships charge

Usain Bolt will chase his fourth successive 100 metres world title and a fifth consecutive 4x100m relay gold at the August 4-14 meeting, his last international competition. Usain Bolt is among three Olympic champions leading a strong Jamaican team at the athletics world championships in London next month. Bolt will chase his fourth successive 100 metres 56

21 June, 2017 6:19 PM Retiring Usain Bolt to run in Monaco Diamond League before world championships

Bolt, who has won three Olympic 100m-200m doubles, will only compete in the 100m for his farewell at the worlds. Paris: Eight-time Olympic champion Usain Bolt will run the 100 metres at the Diamond League meeting in Monaco on July 21, organisers announced on Wednesday. The Jamaican sprinting legend is competing in his final season before retirement and will use the Monaco 40