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  1. Blame JAAA, - Francis for Carter sagaRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Gleaner

    ... champion, had unfettered access to the men's 100m event in Beijing. The end-of-June trials thrust forth Asafa Powell, Nickel Ashmeade, and Kemar-Bailey-Cole, who took 1-2-3 at the deciding event. Carter was fourth, and in case of a withdrawal by any ...

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  2. Makyn The ShotRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Gleaner

    Ricardo Makyn/Staff Photographer Jamaica's team Nesta Carter, Asafa Powell, Nickel Ashmeade and Usain Bolt pose during the medal ceremony for the men's 4x100m inside the Bird's Nest Stadium at the 15th IAAF World Championships in Beijing, China, yesterday. Ricardo Makyn/Staff Photographer Jamaica's team Elaine Thompson, Veronica Campbell-Brown, Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce and Natasha Morrison smile as they pose with their women's 4x100m gold medal during the presentation ceremony inside the Bird's Nest Stadium, at the 15th IAAF World Championships in Beijing, China yesterday.

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  3. Usain Bolt points to Rio with more gold in his handsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Greenwich Citizen

    Jamaica's Usain Bolt holds his gold medal to teammates Nickel Ashmeade, Asafa Powell and Nesta Carter on the podium during the ceremony for the men's 4x100m relay final at the World Athletics Championships at the Bird's Nest stadium in Beijing, Sunday, Aug. 30, 2015. Photo: Ng Han Guan, AP Jamaica's Usain Bolt, right, anchors the Jamaican team to the finish line as Jamaica wins the men's 4x100m relay final at the World Athletics Championships at the Bird's Nest stadium in Beijing, Saturday, Aug. 29, 2015.

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  4. 4'11" runner stands tall at marathonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | CNN

    ... States at the 2015 World Athletics Championships in Beijing. The Jamaican relay team (L-R) Nickel Ashmeade, Asafa Powell,Usain Bolt and Nesta Carter pose for photographers after winning the final of the men's 4x100 metres relay event. "There was ...

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  5. Miracles & comebacks - Beijing's most memorable momentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | BBC News

    ... his own. He hasn't. There were three other one-time dopers in the 100m final alone: Tyson Gay, Mike Rodgers and Asafa Powell. But Bolt's brilliance reminded acted both as a salve to the sport's deep wounds and a reminder of what it can be: ...

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  6. Boy named Su leads China's great sprint forward in athleticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Bangkok Post

    ... They did great for their country so, once again, congratulations to them." Dwarfed by hulking Jamaicans Bolt, Asafa Powell, Nesta Carter and Nickel Ashmeade, Su was overcome after the Bird's Nest, which had erupted with unbridled joy after learning ...

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  7. 'Babsy' wants Trelawny stadium renamed in honour of Bolt and Fraser-PryceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Gleaner

    ... Usain Bolt, sped to a gold-medal win in the 4X100 to continue their dominance of the relays. Nesta Carter, Asafa Powell, Nickel Ashmeade and Bolt ran a world leading time of 37 point 3-6 seconds to complete a sweep of the sprint relays. CORRECTION: ...

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  8. Hard work pays big bucks - Jamaican stars bag cash rewards at World ChampsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Gleaner

    ... of 9.79 seconds and also held on to his 200m crown, following his victory in a world-leading 19.55 seconds. Asafa Powell pocketed US$5,000 for his seventh-place finish in the men's 100m and topped up his earning with a share of the 4x100m relay ...

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  9. 'Babsy' wants national stadium renamed in honour of Bolt and Fraser-PryceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Gleaner

    ... tar, Usain Bolt, sped to a gold-medal win in the 4X100 to continue their dominance of the relays. Nesta Carter, Asafa Powell, Nickel Ashmeade and Bolt ran a world leading time of 37 point 3-6 seconds to complete a sweep of the sprint relays.

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  10. 2015 World Athletic Championships: Clean sweep for Usain Bolt as Jamaica win gold in 4x100m relayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Independent.ie

    Jamaica's Men's 4x100m relay team of Usain Bolt , Asafa Powell , Nickel Ashmeade and Nesta Carter pray ahead of the race during day eight of the IAAF World Championships at the Beijing National Stadium, China. Adam Davy/PA Wire.

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  11. Canada wins bronze in men's 4x100m relay at 2015 IAAF World ChampionshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | Examiner.com

    ... seconds. China won the silver medal with a time of 38.01 seconds. Jamaica's team comprised of Nesta Carter, Asafa Powell, Nickel Ashmeade and the legendary Usain Bolt. The Chinese team meanwhile was comprised of Mo Youxue, Xie Zhenye, Su Bingtian ...

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  12. Eaton shines brightest with decathlon world recordRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | ABC News

    ... laugh. Bolt tore down the home straight to stop the clock in 37.36 before enjoying the win with his team-mates Asafa Powell, Nesta Carter and Nickel Ashmeade. The US had crossed the line second but was later disqualified following a disastrous baton ...

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  13. PM commends World Champs male and female relay teamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | The Gleaner

    ... consistency and teamwork and Jamaica's athletes have repeatedly delivered. From left: Jamaica's Nesta Carter, Asafa Powell, Nickel Ashmeade and Usain Bolt celebrate after winning the gold medal in the men's 4x100m relay at the World Athletics ...

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  14. BOLT'S terrific trebleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | The Daily Star

    ... leg at a packed Bird's Nest stadium, hurtling through the line in 37.36 seconds after team-mates Nesta Carter, Asafa Powell and Nickel Ashmeade had successfully got the baton around. The victory gave Bolt his 11th world gold medal -- his only ...

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  15. Bolt secures third sprint sweep as Jamaica win relayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | The Star Online

    ... it did not like they were going to extend their dominance. While Nesta Carter and former world record holder Asafa Powell did not get Jamaica off to the best of starts, the Americans were flying with Trayvon Bromell and Gatlin tearing up the track. ...

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  16. Bolt lands sprint sweep, Farah the treble doubleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Usain Bolt needed a bit of help from his American rivals to win a third gold medal but Mo Farah secured a unique "treble double" all on his own on a dramatic penultimate night of the world athletics championships on Sunday. Ndiku of Kenya, silver medal, Farah of Britain, gold medal, and Gebrhiwet of Ethiopia, bronze medal, pose on the podium after the men's 5,000 metres event during the during the 15th IAAF World Championships at the National Stadium in Beijing Jamaica's team Nesta Carter, Asafa Powell, Nickel Ashmeade and Usain Bolt pose for photographers after winning the men's 4 x 100 metres relay final during the 15th IAAF World Championships at the National Stadium in Beijing, China, August 29, 2015.

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  17. Usain Bolt leads Jamaica to relay triumph while US and Team GB drop the batonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | The Daily Record

    ... with triumphs in the 100m and 200m, doing so again in the relay by anchoring the Jamaican team of Nesta Carter, Asafa Powell and Nickel Ashmeade to victory in a world-leading 37.36 seconds. Tyson Gay, Mike Rodgers, Trayvon Bromell and drug cheat ...

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  18. Usain Bolt collects third gold medal in Beijing with 4x100m victory...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | The Independent

    ... with triumphs in the 100m and 200m, doing so again in the relay by anchoring the Jamaican team of Nesta Carter, Asafa Powell and Nickel Ashmeade to victory in a world-leading 37.36 seconds. Two-times drug cheat Gatlin again looked like he would have ...

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  19. Bolt 'proves everybody wrong' in capturing 3rd gold at worldsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | CBC News

    Britain's gold medallist Mo Farah and Ethiopia's bronze medallist Hagos Gebrhiwet pose with members of the gold medal winning Jamaican 4x100 metres relay team Usain Bolt, Nickel Ashmeade and Asafa Powell during the victory ceremony for the men's 5000m at at the world track and field championships on Saturday. Dispelling two years of injury doubts, the Jamaican won three sprint gold medals this week for an overall world championship record of 11. The last of them came Saturday when he anchored the 4x100-metre relay team with free-flowing, giant strides that have made him an icon for the sport.

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  20. #BEIJING2015: PM hails 4x100m relay teamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | Jamaica Observer

    ... and Kerron Stewart, who both ran the heats to ensure Jamaica's place in the finals. The men, Nesta Carter, Asafa Powell, Nickel Ashmeade, and Usain Bolt, assisted by Rasheed Dwyer in the heats, were also congratulated by Simpson Miller. "The relays ...

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