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#Usain Bolt

From The42 Mo Farah challenges Usain Bolt to 600m race of Olympic champions Gimme Some Mo

Mo Farah challenges Usain Bolt to 600m race of Olympic champions

The long distance runner has thrown down the athletic gauntlet to the Jamaican sprinter.

From The42 Why Phil Mickelson is golf’s answer to Kanye: some of the week’s best sportswriting The Sunday Papers

It's Your Usain Bolt Riding A Rocket Picture Of The Day

The Olympic 100m champ sure knows how to make an entrance.

From The42 Bolt answers doping questions: 'I was made to inspire people... I was given a gift' Drug Talk

Bolt answers doping questions: 'I was made to inspire people... I was given a gift'

The fastest man on the planet insists that fans have no reason to doubt him.

From The42 World's fastest man Usain Bolt to visit Donegal next year Bolt

World's fastest man Usain Bolt to visit Donegal next year

Irish manager Patsy McGonagle, who receives the Freedom of Donegal County today, says one of sport’s biggest names is heading to the hills next year.

From The42 Bolt back with a bang as he streaks home for fastest 200m of 2013 Slump Over

Bolt back with a bang as he streaks home for fastest 200m of 2013

The Jamaican bounced back from his shock 100m loss last week with an impressive showing in the longer sprint.

From The42 Upset for Usain Bolt who loses out to Justin Gatlin in Rome Shock This post contains videos

Upset for Usain Bolt who loses out to Justin Gatlin in Rome

The Jamaican superstar only finished second in the Diamond League this evening.

From The42 Move over Tiger and Sergio... Usain Bolt and Mario Balotelli are feudin' now Shots Fired

Move over Tiger and Sergio... Usain Bolt and Mario Balotelli are feudin' now

“I don’t like him very much.”

From The42 Form Guide: Usain Bolt starts his season with a 150m win at the Copa, Copacabana Rio 2016 This post contains videos

Form Guide: Usain Bolt starts his season with a 150m win at the Copa, Copacabana

The fastest man on the planet finished the Rio race in 14.42 seconds.

From The42 His name is Usain and he likes racin'... on Copacabana beach Rio 2016

His name is Usain and he likes racin'... on Copacabana beach

Sprinter will attempt to break his own record over the unusual distance.

From The42 That's a lot of zeroes! Diamond League organisers splash out to bring Bolt to Paris Money Talks

That's a lot of zeroes! Diamond League organisers splash out to bring Bolt to Paris

Guess how much his appearance fee is?

From The42 VIDEO: Add basketball to the sports Usain Bolt is good at Mult-talented This post contains videos

VIDEO: Add basketball to the sports Usain Bolt is good at

The world’s fastest man showed off his dunking abilities in the NBA All-Star celebrity game.

From The42 Here are the 61 most iconic images of the London 2012 Olympics Memories This post contains images

Here are the 61 most iconic images of the London 2012 Olympics

Starring Katie Taylor, Usain Bolt, Oscar Pistorius and erm, Boris Johnson.

From TheJournal.ie 2012: a year in striking images News In Pics

2012: a year in striking images

The year’s biggest news stories…in pics.

From The42 Essential Follows: Here are 50 other sports personalities to follow on Twitter Recommended This post contains images

Essential Follows: Here are 50 other sports personalities to follow on Twitter

Aside from GAA, rugby and soccer, here are the athletes and sports journalists we recommend following.

From The42 Steady on, Paddy! It's the sporting tweets of the week Twitterati This post contains images

Steady on, Paddy! It's the sporting tweets of the week

Also, Rory McIlroy says who he’d pick as Europe’s next Ryder Cup captain, Cian Healy admits he has a penchant for snoozing and David Meyler reveals his love for The Jeremy Kyle Show.

From The42 VIDEO: 12-year-old Australian tipped as the next Usain Bolt Flying

VIDEO: 12-year-old Australian tipped as the next Usain Bolt

His 200 metre best is just 4 seconds off the Jamaican’s World record.

From The42 Here's the three-man shortlist for World Athlete of the Year Nominees

Here's the three-man shortlist for World Athlete of the Year

And one of these two fellas didn’t make the cut…

From The42 Bolt confirms Rio 'three-peat' bid On Track

Bolt confirms Rio 'three-peat' bid

Speaking in Auckland today, Bolt, who won double sprint gold in Beijing and London, swept aside speculation that he could challenge for the 400 metres or long jump in Brazil.

From The42 What's in a name? Nominative determinism in sport Namecheck This post contains images

What's in a name? Nominative determinism in sport

There are those who believe that a person’s name has an influence over what they do in life. That may well be true for these sport stars.

From The42 Bolt rules out wildcard for worlds World's Greatest

Bolt rules out wildcard for worlds

The world’s fastest man says he intends to qualify for the 2013 World Championships at next year’s Jamaican trials.

From The42 Fergie: Bolt could play for United next season Special Guest

Fergie: Bolt could play for United next season

Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson hints that he’d be willing to try to the sprinter out in a friendly next season.

From The42 The Morning Score: Friday Early Doors

The Morning Score: Friday

Here’s everything you need to know this morning – unless you’re wondering what’s going to happen to your seven Tour de France titles…

From The42 9.69: Blake is second fastest in history Speed Kings

9.69: Blake is second fastest in history

The Jamaican’s 100m time this evening puts him level with American Tyson Gay, who he beat in Lausanne.

From The42 Mixing it up: Bolt keen to compete in long jump Rio 2016

Mixing it up: Bolt keen to compete in long jump

The 100m Olympic gold medallist says he is considering trying new events in four years’ time

From The42 Ah well: No more Bolt v Blake races this season Speed Kings

Ah well: No more Bolt v Blake races this season

The fastest men in the world will be back in competition tomorrow, but in separate events.

From The42 The Morning Score: Wednesday Kick Start

The Morning Score: Wednesday

Get ready for an espresso shot of sports news that should keep you charged up until midday at least.

From The42 Usain Bolt and Yohan Blake to go head to head... on the cricket field? Six Appeal This post contains videos

Usain Bolt and Yohan Blake to go head to head... on the cricket field?

The Sydney Sixers are looking to add some Jamaican gold to their line-up after the Melbourne Stars approached the 100m sprint champion

From The42 Usain Bolt rules Twitter during Games Twitter

Usain Bolt rules Twitter during Games

10 athletes — including the likes of Michael Phelps, diver Tom Daley, and Malaysian badminton player Lee Chong Wei – garnered more than 1 million Tweets each.

From TheJournal.ie Usain Bolt tells Donegal radio station: 'Yes, I'd like to try Long Jump' Usain Bolt

Usain Bolt tells Donegal radio station: 'Yes, I'd like to try Long Jump'

The Donegal-managed sprinter also tells Highland Radio that he’d love to visit Ireland whenever his schedule allows.

From The42 Who's the legend now? Rogge rolls back on Bolt row London 2012

Who's the legend now? Rogge rolls back on Bolt row

IOC President Jacques Rogge described London 2012 as “an athletes’ Games” as the Olympics comes to a close.

From The42 Olympic Village: Day 15, wrap Review This post contains videos

Olympic Village: Day 15, wrap

There were mixed emotions for Team Ireland today, while Usain Bolt delivered another memorable performance.

From The42 More gold for Bolt as Jamaica smash relay record History

More gold for Bolt as Jamaica smash relay record

Usain Bolt and co put in a stunning performance to break the world record at the event.

From TheJournal.ie Blood, books, bombs and boxing: The week in numbers Prime Numbers

Blood, books, bombs and boxing: The week in numbers

Another batch of numbers to help digest the stories of the last seven days.

From The42 Sprint finish: Bolt not concerned with WR for track finale 37.04

Sprint finish: Bolt not concerned with WR for track finale

“We’re just going to go out there and enjoy ourselves and run as fast as possible.” Seems like a solid plan.

From The42 Olympic Breakfast: John Joe Nevin awaits moment of destiny Preview

Olympic Breakfast: John Joe Nevin awaits moment of destiny

Check out all you need to know about Day 15 of the Olympics, including proof that Ireland are topping the only medal table that counts (sort of).

From The42 Olympic Village: Day 13, wrap London 2012

Olympic Village: Day 13, wrap

Lucky for some…

From The42 Double double: Usain Bolt seals historic 200m victory Greatness

Double double: Usain Bolt seals historic 200m victory

Bolt’s 19.32 was the best of a stunning display of Jamaican sprinting as Yohan Blake and Warren Weir took the remaining podium places.

From The42 Ailis McSweeney: All hail Taylor... and Rudisha In Full Flight

Ailis McSweeney: All hail Taylor... and Rudisha

The Bray woman’s heroics will be difficult to follow, but David Rudisha and Usain Bolt are fitting closers to a sensational day.

From The42 No relay dilemma for Bolt as Jamaica bow out Disappointment

No relay dilemma for Bolt as Jamaica bow out

The Jamaican team failed to qualify from their 4x400m relay Olympic heat today.