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Usain Bolt and the runaway Segway cameraman were reunited this afternoon
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# Segway Fwends

Usain Bolt and the runaway Segway cameraman were reunited this afternoon

Aug 28th 2015, 12:15 PM 8,771 Views 3 Comments

Bolt is not a man to hold a grudge.

BBC discussion on Bolt v Gatlin, 'Good v Evil' coverage is must-see television
# Bolt V Gatlin
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# Bolt V Gatlin

BBC discussion on Bolt v Gatlin, 'Good v Evil' coverage is must-see television

Aug 27th 2015, 5:26 PM 8,717 Views 6 Comments

Broadcaster addressed concerns about objectivity and bias ahead of today’s 200m final.

Usain Bolt was flattened by a cameraman on a Segway after his 200m win
# Rise Of The Machines
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# Rise Of The Machines

Usain Bolt was flattened by a cameraman on a Segway after his 200m win

Aug 27th 2015, 2:51 PM 35,291 Views 30 Comments

“He tried to kill me!” Bolt joked.

Bolt obliterates Gatlin and the rest of the field to pick up fourth straight 200m world title
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# Doubling Up

Bolt obliterates Gatlin and the rest of the field to pick up fourth straight 200m world title

Aug 27th 2015, 2:27 PM 9,818 Views 6 Comments

The world’s fastest man ran 19.55 seconds at the Bird’s Nest this afternoon.

'I don't care what place Gatlin came, everything is not okay and athletics needs to accept that'
# Doping
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# Doping

'I don't care what place Gatlin came, everything is not okay and athletics needs to accept that'

Aug 27th 2015, 10:40 AM 29,098 Views 7 Comments

We spoke to The Sports Gene author David Epstein about doping in sport.

'Every single performance would have a question mark over it if Bolt ever tests positive'
# Athletics
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# Athletics

'Every single performance would have a question mark over it if Bolt ever tests positive'

Aug 25th 2015, 12:26 PM 26,980 Views 18 Comments

We spoke to The Bolt Supremacy author Richard Moore.

Usain Bolt win reverberates in anti-doping fight
# Reaction
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# Reaction

Usain Bolt win reverberates in anti-doping fight

Aug 24th 2015, 8:46 AM 7,843 Views 6 Comments

“We build people up to break them down, that’s just human nature.”

10 perfect images of Usain Bolt beating Justin Gatlin
# World Champion
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# World Champion

10 perfect images of Usain Bolt beating Justin Gatlin

Aug 23rd 2015, 8:06 PM 46,493 Views 32 Comments

9.79 never looked so good.

Bolt accepts importance of victory over Gatlin
# Reaction
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# Reaction

Bolt accepts importance of victory over Gatlin

Aug 23rd 2015, 4:14 PM 8,398 Views 10 Comments

“It definitely means a lot; I’ve been struggling all season to figure what the problem was.”

Usain Bolt beats Justin Gatlin by a nose in thrilling World Championship 100m final
# Champ
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# Champ

Usain Bolt beats Justin Gatlin by a nose in thrilling World Championship 100m final

Aug 23rd 2015, 2:35 PM 17,726 Views 25 Comments

Wow.

Good versus evil has no place in a race run in the shadows
# Shades Of Grey
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# Shades Of Grey

Good versus evil has no place in a race run in the shadows

Aug 23rd 2015, 11:25 AM 28,204 Views 41 Comments

We spoke to author Richard Moore ahead of the 100m final at the World Athletics Championships.

Gatlin greeted by boos as he cruises into world 100m semi-finals with Bolt
# Bird's Nest
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# Bird's Nest

Gatlin greeted by boos as he cruises into world 100m semi-finals with Bolt

Aug 22nd 2015, 2:03 PM 8,639 Views 8 Comments

The controversial American clocked the fastest time of 9.83 seconds in Beijing.

When will the Irish & big name athletes be on TV during Beijing 2015?
# Worlds
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# Worlds

When will the Irish & big name athletes be on TV during Beijing 2015?

Aug 21st 2015, 10:49 AM 6,123 Views 2 Comments

The World Athletics Championships get under way tomorrow.

‘99% of our athletes are clean'
# Claim
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# Claim

‘99% of our athletes are clean'

Aug 20th 2015, 3:25 PM 8,562 Views 21 Comments

28 track and field athletes were suspended by the IAAF last week after samples from the 2005 and 2007 world championships were retested.

New strict diet means no more pre-race chicken nuggets for Usain Bolt
# Improved Recipe
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# Improved Recipe

New strict diet means no more pre-race chicken nuggets for Usain Bolt

Jul 21st 2015, 4:53 PM 6,944 Views 0 Comments

‘Eating vegetables all the time,’ poor chap.

The second fastest man on the planet is racing in Dublin this Friday
# Big Name
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# Big Name

The second fastest man on the planet is racing in Dublin this Friday

Jul 21st 2015, 9:24 AM 23,697 Views 9 Comments

Yohan Blake is a former 100m world champion.

Could athletics' biggest star miss this year's World Championships?
# Fitness Fears
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# Fitness Fears

Could athletics' biggest star miss this year's World Championships?

Jun 26th 2015, 7:15 AM 6,516 Views 3 Comments

Usain Bolt’s participation in Beijing is in question.

If you have 20.13 seconds to spare, watch Usain Bolt run his season's best
# He's Still Fast
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# He's Still Fast

If you have 20.13 seconds to spare, watch Usain Bolt run his season's best

May 27th 2015, 9:04 AM 6,159 Views 4 Comments

Bolt wins the 200m at the Golden Spike meet as Mark English sets a new 600m national record.

The linesman did his best Usain Bolt impression after the Villa-West Brom game yesterday
# Speed
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# Speed

The linesman did his best Usain Bolt impression after the Villa-West Brom game yesterday

Mar 8th 2015, 1:36 PM 7,781 Views 5 Comments

Swift action needed to be taken, and one of the assistant referees seemed particularly aware of the urgency required.

Brush Shiels working with David Gillick in attempt to break world 100m record
# Life In The Old Dog
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# Life In The Old Dog

Brush Shiels working with David Gillick in attempt to break world 100m record

Feb 24th 2015, 5:36 PM 7,092 Views 6 Comments

Veteran Irish rocker is hoping to go faster than 12.77 seconds when he turns 70.

The fastest man on earth has set his retirement date
# Bolt From The Blue
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# Bolt From The Blue

The fastest man on earth has set his retirement date

Feb 14th 2015, 2:08 PM 8,051 Views 8 Comments

Usain Bolt is set to hang up his spikes after the 2017 World Championship.

A 103-year old man has challenged Usain Bolt to a 100m race
# Age Action
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# Age Action

A 103-year old man has challenged Usain Bolt to a 100m race

Aug 29th 2014, 3:44 PM 5,326 Views 5 Comments

Hidekichi Miyazaki is the fastest centenarian in the world.

'It's always great to have fun with the fans' - Bolt praises Commonwealth Games
# Superstar
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# Superstar

'It's always great to have fun with the fans' - Bolt praises Commonwealth Games

Aug 3rd 2014, 11:04 AM 3,267 Views 2 Comments

The Jamaican helped his country to gold in the 100m relay last night.

VIDEO: Unstoppable Usain Bolt anchors Jamaica to relay gold
# Legend
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# Legend

VIDEO: Unstoppable Usain Bolt anchors Jamaica to relay gold

Aug 2nd 2014, 10:37 PM 6,313 Views 3 Comments

The 27-year-old has also won six Olympic gold medals and eight world titles.

Bolt makes long-awaited comeback in front of raucous Glasgow crowd
# Superstar
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# Superstar

Bolt makes long-awaited comeback in front of raucous Glasgow crowd

Aug 2nd 2014, 10:45 AM 4,844 Views 2 Comments

The Jamaican sprinter anchored his country into the final of the 100m relay.

Bolt denies reports he called Glasgow 2014 'a bit s**t'
# Dismissal
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# Dismissal

Bolt denies reports he called Glasgow 2014 'a bit s**t'

Jul 30th 2014, 2:06 PM 5,550 Views 5 Comments

“The atmosphere in and around the stadiums has been absolutely fantastic,” his manager added.

Sporting selfie hunters losing control: Commonwealth case studies
# Photography
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# Photography

Sporting selfie hunters losing control: Commonwealth case studies

Jul 27th 2014, 12:34 PM 4,431 Views 2 Comments

A journalist asked Usain Bolt for a selfie during a press conference, while Chris Hoy got a shock.

Bolt confirms Copacabana appearance but Gatlin meeting must wait
# Life's A Beach
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# Life's A Beach

Bolt confirms Copacabana appearance but Gatlin meeting must wait

Jul 21st 2014, 3:42 PM 3,262 Views 3 Comments

No word yet on Barry Manilow’s return.

The Jamaica bobsleigh team have had to tell people to stop sending them cash
# Request
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# Request

The Jamaica bobsleigh team have had to tell people to stop sending them cash

Feb 6th 2014, 1:07 PM 5,332 Views 3 Comments

Pilot Winston Watts said that the Internet campaign to fund their trip had been a great success

Australia buzzing as teen sprinter clocks faster time than young Usain Bolt
# Need For Speed
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# Need For Speed

Australia buzzing as teen sprinter clocks faster time than young Usain Bolt

Dec 11th 2013, 4:48 PM 13,545 Views 19 Comments

James Gallaugher is one fast kid…

Deary me, Noel! It's the sporting tweets of the week
# Twittersphere
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# Twittersphere

Deary me, Noel! It's the sporting tweets of the week

Sep 29th 2013, 9:45 AM 4,004 Views 0 Comments

Also featuring Usain Bolt on Man United, Cian Healy on Game of Thrones and Bernard Brogan on Coppers.

Usain Bolt will retire after the 2016 Olympics
# Exit Plan
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# Exit Plan

Usain Bolt will retire after the 2016 Olympics

Sep 4th 2013, 3:45 PM 2,190 Views 1 Comment

The Jamaican has six Olympic and eight World Championship gold medals

Usain Bolt wants Man United to buy a creative midfielder 'right now'
# Serious Face
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# Serious Face

Usain Bolt wants Man United to buy a creative midfielder 'right now'

Sep 1st 2013, 5:01 PM 3,565 Views 10 Comments

No problem, Usain. Just pass on the £25M when you have a sec.

Usain Bolt gives Moscow 7/10 and says Russians need to smile more
# Charm Offensive
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# Charm Offensive

Usain Bolt gives Moscow 7/10 and says Russians need to smile more

Aug 19th 2013, 6:25 PM 2,522 Views 1 Comment

The sprint world champion reflected on Gold Medal-filled week.

Usain Bolt equals world golds record with relay win
# History
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# History

Usain Bolt equals world golds record with relay win

Aug 18th 2013, 4:30 PM 2,336 Views 0 Comments

It capped another remarkable week for the Jamaican athlete, who previously reclaimed his world 100m title in Moscow in emphatic style.

Usain Bolt powers to third world 200m title
# Like Lightning
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# Like Lightning

Usain Bolt powers to third world 200m title

Aug 17th 2013, 5:38 PM 2,640 Views 3 Comments

The Jamaican athlete clocked a world-leading time of 19.66 seconds.

Here's the story behind that once-in-a-lifetime Usain Bolt lightning photo
# Snapshot
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# Snapshot

Here's the story behind that once-in-a-lifetime Usain Bolt lightning photo

Aug 12th 2013, 8:29 PM 36,998 Views 51 Comments

Veteran photographer Olivier Morin explains how he managed to snap the incredible pic in Moscow last night.

Bolt regains world 100m title in emphatic style
# Success
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# Success

Bolt regains world 100m title in emphatic style

Aug 11th 2013, 7:34 PM 3,762 Views 0 Comments

The Jamaican athlete secured a season’s best 9.77 seconds in heavy rain at the Luzhniki Stadium.

Usain Bolt slows to a jog on way to winning heat
# Too Good
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# Too Good

Usain Bolt slows to a jog on way to winning heat

Aug 10th 2013, 6:24 PM 2,704 Views 1 Comment

He will go much faster than 10.07 seconds this weekend.

Athletics hoping Moscow 2013 makes headlines for all the right reasons
# Moscow 2013
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# Moscow 2013

Athletics hoping Moscow 2013 makes headlines for all the right reasons

Aug 9th 2013, 5:48 PM 1,098 Views 3 Comments

The IAAF will hope that athlete’s achievements, not drug tests, make the news at this year’s World Championships.