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Usain Bolt and team-mates tested at training camp
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Usain Bolt and team-mates tested at training camp

Aug 6th 2013, 6:45 AM 2,957 Views 2 Comments

In total, 44 athletes on Jamaican team were tested at their Moscow training camp.

Usain Bolt, Cavan GAA and Wayne Rooney: some of the week’s best sportswriting
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# Good Reads

Usain Bolt, Cavan GAA and Wayne Rooney: some of the week’s best sportswriting

Aug 4th 2013, 8:30 AM 2,317 Views 0 Comments

Also featuring a lengthy dissection of Landon Donovan’s enigmatic persona.

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

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

Jul 29th 2013, 6:09 PM 4,925 Views 6 Comments

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

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

Why Phil Mickelson is golf’s answer to Kanye: some of the week’s best sportswriting

Jul 28th 2013, 7:00 AM 2,510 Views 0 Comments

Dig in — these are good!

It's Your Usain Bolt Riding A Rocket Picture Of The Day
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# Sky Rockets In Flight

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

Jul 26th 2013, 7:37 PM 2,566 Views 3 Comments

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

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

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

Jul 25th 2013, 1:40 PM 2,107 Views 3 Comments

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

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

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

Jun 14th 2013, 3:00 PM 12,811 Views 20 Comments

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.

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

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

Jun 13th 2013, 9:36 PM 1,923 Views 0 Comments

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

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

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

Jun 6th 2013, 9:17 PM 18,513 Views 22 Comments

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

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

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

Jun 6th 2013, 10:55 AM 5,085 Views 2 Comments

“I don’t like him very much.”

Form Guide: Usain Bolt starts his season with a 150m win at the Copa, Copacabana
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# Rio 2016

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

Apr 1st 2013, 1:21 PM 1,384 Views 0 Comments

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

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

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

Mar 28th 2013, 8:24 PM 1,876 Views 0 Comments

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

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

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

Feb 27th 2013, 10:39 AM 1,559 Views 2 Comments

Guess how much his appearance fee is?

VIDEO: Add basketball to the sports Usain Bolt is good at
# Mult-talented
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# Mult-talented

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

Feb 16th 2013, 11:59 AM 2,232 Views 0 Comments

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

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

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

Dec 31st 2012, 9:28 PM 33,721 Views 7 Comments

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

2012: a year in striking images
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# News In Pics

2012: a year in striking images

Dec 26th 2012, 8:30 PM 17,320 Views 5 Comments

The year’s biggest news stories…in pics.

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

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

Dec 23rd 2012, 10:30 AM 6,857 Views 1 Comment

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

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

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

Dec 16th 2012, 10:00 AM 2,133 Views 0 Comments

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.

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

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

Dec 15th 2012, 10:50 AM 2,575 Views 4 Comments

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

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

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

Nov 5th 2012, 3:35 PM 1,429 Views 0 Comments

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

Bolt confirms Rio 'three-peat' bid
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# On Track

Bolt confirms Rio 'three-peat' bid

Oct 8th 2012, 10:05 AM 669 Views 0 Comments

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.

What's in a name? Nominative determinism in sport
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# Namecheck

What's in a name? Nominative determinism in sport

Sep 23rd 2012, 10:00 AM 1,605 Views 1 Comment

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.

Bolt rules out wildcard for worlds
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# World's Greatest

Bolt rules out wildcard for worlds

Sep 12th 2012, 2:22 PM 965 Views 1 Comment

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

Fergie: Bolt could play for United next season
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# Special Guest

Fergie: Bolt could play for United next season

Sep 5th 2012, 9:35 AM 2,957 Views 0 Comments

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

The Morning Score: Friday
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# Early Doors

The Morning Score: Friday

Aug 24th 2012, 9:00 AM 732 Views 0 Comments

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…

9.69: Blake is second fastest in history
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# Speed Kings

9.69: Blake is second fastest in history

Aug 23rd 2012, 9:13 PM 1,843 Views 0 Comments

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

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

Mixing it up: Bolt keen to compete in long jump

Aug 23rd 2012, 9:32 AM 521 Views 0 Comments

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

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

Ah well: No more Bolt v Blake races this season

Aug 22nd 2012, 1:42 PM 781 Views 0 Comments

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

The Morning Score: Wednesday
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# Kick Start

The Morning Score: Wednesday

Aug 22nd 2012, 8:41 AM 684 Views 0 Comments

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

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

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

Aug 16th 2012, 12:06 PM 751 Views 0 Comments

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

Usain Bolt rules Twitter during Games
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# Twitter

Usain Bolt rules Twitter during Games

Aug 13th 2012, 2:22 PM 1,344 Views 0 Comments

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.

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

Aug 13th 2012, 8:17 AM 11,269 Views 19 Comments

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

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

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

Aug 12th 2012, 1:00 PM 1,947 Views 1 Comment

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

Olympic Village: Day 15, wrap
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# Review

Olympic Village: Day 15, wrap

Aug 11th 2012, 11:02 PM 7,363 Views 2 Comments

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

More gold for Bolt as Jamaica smash relay record
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# History

More gold for Bolt as Jamaica smash relay record

Aug 11th 2012, 9:30 PM 1,159 Views 1 Comment

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

Blood, books, bombs and boxing: The week in numbers
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# Prime Numbers

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

Aug 11th 2012, 7:30 PM 4,485 Views 3 Comments

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

Sprint finish: Bolt not concerned with WR for track finale
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Sprint finish: Bolt not concerned with WR for track finale

Aug 11th 2012, 2:01 PM 731 Views 0 Comments

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

Olympic Breakfast: John Joe Nevin awaits moment of destiny
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# Preview

Olympic Breakfast: John Joe Nevin awaits moment of destiny

Aug 11th 2012, 7:10 AM 6,874 Views 10 Comments

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).

Olympic Village: Day 13, wrap
# London 2012
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# London 2012

Olympic Village: Day 13, wrap

Aug 9th 2012, 10:01 PM 7,244 Views 4 Comments

Lucky for some…

Double double: Usain Bolt seals historic 200m victory
# Greatness
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# Greatness

Double double: Usain Bolt seals historic 200m victory

Aug 9th 2012, 9:11 PM 7,804 Views 24 Comments

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.