Advertisement
This site uses cookies to improve your experience and to provide services and advertising. By continuing to browse, you agree to the use of cookies described in our Cookies Policy. You may change your settings at any time but this may impact on the functionality of the site. To learn more see our Cookies Policy.
OK
Dublin: 16 °C Friday 14 August, 2020

#Usain Bolt

From The42 'I feel good' -- Rooney on track for Everton opener Premier League

'I feel good' -- Rooney on track for Everton opener

The United striker is on course to be back to full fitness for the start of the Premier League season.

From The42 Bolt and Blake ease through 200m rounds London 2012

Bolt and Blake ease through 200m rounds

“This was an easy run,” says defending champion Usain Bolt as he wins his heat in 20.39 seconds.

From The42 This is how Usain Bolt celebrated his 100m final win... Golden Boy

This is how Usain Bolt celebrated his 100m final win...

The Jamaican superstar found himself some fellow athletes to hang out with in the Olympic Village.

From The42 As it happened: London 2012 Olympics Day 10 London 2012

As it happened: London 2012 Olympics Day 10

It was Day Ten of London 2012 as Katie Taylor and Annalise Murphy looked to add to Ireland’s medal haul from this Olympic games.

From The42 'Poetic justice' for bottle thrower Bottlegate

'Poetic justice' for bottle thrower

Sebastian Coe said it was ‘poetic justice’ that the man who threw a bottle at the 100m sprinters was sitting next to a Dutch judo star.

From The42 Ailis McSweeney: Bolt will claim gold, provided he is fully fit Preview

Ailis McSweeney: Bolt will claim gold, provided he is fully fit

The 100m Final takes place this evening, and our columnist is tipping the 25-year-old to retain his title.

From The42 Olympic Breakfast: John Joe Nevin on the brink of glory Business End

Olympic Breakfast: John Joe Nevin on the brink of glory

Also, time to find out who the fastest man in the world is. No pressure.

From The42 Greene tipping Blake for 100m gold Sprint

Greene tipping Blake for 100m gold

Greene, who won the 100m at the Sydney Olympics in 2000, believes Bolt does not have the technique to overcome Blake.

From The42 Usain Bolt is preparing to make Olympic history - by playing Modern Warfare 3 London 2012

Usain Bolt is preparing to make Olympic history - by playing Modern Warfare 3

He’s a PS3 man rather than X-Box, if you were wondering.

VIDEO: Meet Rachel, the Olympics' 'happiest' worker Hi Rachel This post contains videos

VIDEO: Meet Rachel, the Olympics' 'happiest' worker

Ushering spectators requires a special type of humour….

From TheJournal.ie PHOTOS: Farmer creates maze in the shape of Usain Bolt A-maze-ing This post contains images

PHOTOS: Farmer creates maze in the shape of Usain Bolt

It’s a far cry from Usain Bolt-shaped mazes we were reared…

From The42 'I'm ready to go' - Bolt declares himself fit London 2012

'I'm ready to go' - Bolt declares himself fit

The Jamaican star is relaxed ahead of his Olympic defence of the Men’s 100m.

From The42 London 2012: this is what our writers hope and expect to see at the Olympics London 2012

London 2012: this is what our writers hope and expect to see at the Olympics

Katie taking gold? Bolt answering his critics? Phelps facing some competition? We’re pretty excited.

From The42 Maths experts say Usain Bolt can run the 100 metres in under 9.4 seconds Busy At Maths

Maths experts say Usain Bolt can run the 100 metres in under 9.4 seconds

A new study conducted by Dutch mathematicians determined Bolt can not only run 100 metres in 9.4 seconds but he can also set the record as low as 9.36 seconds. Really?

From The42 ‘The biggest newspaper in the world’ — L’Equipe produce giant edition to mark London 2012 Broadsheet

‘The biggest newspaper in the world’ — L’Equipe produce giant edition to mark London 2012

In two sections measuring 32 inches side to side and 22 inches up and down, the paper admitted it would cause problems for commuters.

From The42 London 2012: Bolt fitness back on track, says team doc Don't Worry

London 2012: Bolt fitness back on track, says team doc

The world’s fastest man is bidding to become the first-ever to win back-to-back 100m and 200m titles on the track.

From The42 Usain Bolt: 'This will be the moment. This will be the year. This is my time.' London 2012

Usain Bolt: 'This will be the moment. This will be the year. This is my time.'

Despite a surprisingly rocky road to London, the fastest man alive reckons he’ll make history in east London in the coming weeks.

From The42 There's five days to the Olympics so this is London 2012 from A to Z Alphabet Soup

There's five days to the Olympics so this is London 2012 from A to Z

From archery to Zara Phillips, here are the London Olympics from A to Z.

Revenue, Bolt and Burger King: The week in numbers

Revealed: The true cost of Olympics tickets, and the secrets behind manufacturing a worldwide chart-topper…

From The42 Here's your 'whoa, Usain Bolt has really let himself go' pic of the day The Open
From The42 Blake: Friendship with Bolt will endure, despite Olympic rivalry Showdown

Blake: Friendship with Bolt will endure, despite Olympic rivalry

The pair go head-to-head in London next month for the title of ‘fastest man in the world.’

From The42 Usain Bolt fit to defend his titles at London Olympics Recovery

Usain Bolt fit to defend his titles at London Olympics

The 25-year-old had a tight hamstring at the Olympic trials, but he’s set to resume training next week.

From The42 Lightning strikes twice: Blake beats Bolt for the second time in 48 hours Bolt V Blake This post contains videos

Lightning strikes twice: Blake beats Bolt for the second time in 48 hours

WATCH: Yohan Blake ran a world-leading 19.80 seconds to beat Usain Bolt over 200m at the Jamaican Olympic trials.

From The42 The Morning Score: Monday Early Doors

The Morning Score: Monday

Here’s everything you need to know this morning — apart from how to compete against a tiki-taka masterclass.

From The42 VIDEO: Blake beats Bolt in Jamaican 100m final Form Guide

VIDEO: Blake beats Bolt in Jamaican 100m final

The 22-year-old stunned his rivals to win his national title in a time of 9.75 seconds.

From The42 Usain Bolt could face charges after car crash False Start

Usain Bolt could face charges after car crash

The double Olympic sprint champion slammed his luxury BMW into a guard rail.

From The42 New starting blocks will 'enhance athletic performance' - IAAF Talking Blocks

New starting blocks will 'enhance athletic performance' - IAAF

Usain Bolt has expressed concern that the innovation could slow him down, the IAAF begs to differ.

From The42 Bolt uninjured in Jamaican car crash Unharmed

Bolt uninjured in Jamaican car crash

Usain Bolt’s publicist says her client was involved in a minor car crash in Jamaica today.

From The42 VIDEO: Bolt edges Powell, Pearson dominates World Class This post contains videos

VIDEO: Bolt edges Powell, Pearson dominates

The Jamaican said his “execution was alright” after claiming victory this evening.

From The42 'I'm not done yet' -- Bolt wants more gold in London Gold Run

'I'm not done yet' -- Bolt wants more gold in London

“For me it’s going to be brilliant because I feed off the energy and I just know it’s going to be wonderful.”

From The42 The Morning Score: Friday Early Doors

The Morning Score: Friday

New managers at Liverpool, Bolt on fire and Rory on the march. Here’s everything you need to know this morning.

From The42 WATCH: Bolt scorches to fastest time of the year Like Lightning This post contains videos

WATCH: Bolt scorches to fastest time of the year

The world record holder recorded a time of 9.76 seconds this evening.

From The42 Athletics: Bolt and Powell set to face off in Rome Preview

Athletics: Bolt and Powell set to face off in Rome

Get settled in at around 8.30 tonight, because Usain Bolt is aiming to banish all talk of him slowing down.

From The42 Interview: A quick word with the fastest man on the planet, Usain Bolt Q And A

Interview: A quick word with the fastest man on the planet, Usain Bolt

Usain Bolt slowed to a quick trot so we could catch up for a chat about London, Manchester United and his three main rivals for gold.

From The42 Keeping my virginity is 'harder than Olympic training,' says Lolo Jones Olympics

Keeping my virginity is 'harder than Olympic training,' says Lolo Jones

The 29-year-old American says some guys say it’ll make her run faster. God loves a trier.

From The42 Bolt aiming for 9.40 seconds in London this summer Fast Forward

Bolt aiming for 9.40 seconds in London this summer

“To run 9.40 would be a great feat so I’m definitely going to push myself to do my best and if 9.40 is possible, I’ll be the one to do it.”

From The42 Did Usain Bolt break up with his girlfriend to run faster? Speculation

Did Usain Bolt break up with his girlfriend to run faster?

According to reports, the Jamaican athlete ended the relationship to concentrate on his running career.

From The42 That's disgusting Mark! It's the sporting tweets of the week Twittersphere This post contains images

That's disgusting Mark! It's the sporting tweets of the week

Usain Bolt struggles to make sense, David Meyler compliments James McClean on being selected for the Ireland squad (sort of) and Mark Cavendish shows us his scars (literally).

From The42 Like lightning: Bolt records fastest time of the year ALACRITY

Like lightning: Bolt records fastest time of the year

The 25-year-old recorded a time of 9.82 seconds at the Kingston meet, as he prepares for the Olympics.

From The42 Bolt to run first 100m of the year Running Man

Bolt to run first 100m of the year

The reigning Olympic champion will fire off the blocks at the Jamaica International Invitational track and field meet at the National Stadium in Kingston on May 5