Usain Bolt Newswire

Usain Bolt Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Usain Bolt.

Results 1 - 20 of 3,382 in Usain Bolt

  1. Bolt: sport needs me to winRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Aiken Standard

    ... before somebody comes who will be as talented as me to break my records.” Enlarge AP Photo/Matt Dunham Usain Bolt, of Jamaica, poses for photographers after he won the 200 meter race during the Diamond League anniversary games at The Stadium, ...

    Comment?

  2. Injury anxieties grow but Bolt says 'sport needs me to win'Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

    Usain Bolt of Jamaica poses for photographers after he won the men's 200 meter race during the Diamond League anniversary games at The Stadium, in the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in London, Friday, July 22, 2016. less Usain Bolt of Jamaica poses for photographers after he won the men's 200 meter race during the Diamond League anniversary games at The Stadium, in the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in London, Friday, July 22, ... more Usain Bolt of Jamaica applauds the crowd holding his shoes after he won the men's 200 meter race during the Diamond League anniversary games at The Stadium, in the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in London, Friday, July 22, 2016.

    Comment?

  3. There's at least one Russian Olympian you'll want to cheer onRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    The Summer Olympics in Rio are fewer than two weeks away, and there's no shortage of marquee athletes poised to captivate and inspire: U.S. swimmer Michael Phelps, with 18 gold medals, competing in his fifth Olympics; the world's fastest man and four-time gold medalist Usain Bolt of Jamaica, running in what he says is his last Olympics; the unbeatable 4-foot-9-inch U.S. gymnast Simone Biles, three time all-around world champion. There's another athlete with an intriguing story line: Darya Klishina, a 25-year-old Russian long jumper whose finishes at recent track and field world championships were 10th , 7th and 7th .

    Comment?

  4. Puma releases Usain a Boltmojisa as Olympics marketing gambitRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | IT Business

    The 100m sprint record holder Usain Bolt is known for his speed on the track, but this summer he teamed up with Puma to launch his own line of emojis. The keyboard is compatible with iMessage, Whatsapp, Facebook Messenger and more, so it should be easy for track fans to work in a Boltmoji into their everyday conversations.

    Comment?

  5. Adam Gemili must beat Usain Bolt to win in Rio but insists the...Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Adam Gemili faces one of the most unenviable tasks in world sport at next month's Olympic Games in Rio. He must take on the fastest man on the planet, Usain Bolt, not once, but twice: over 200 metres and again in the 4 x 100m relay.

    Comment?

  6. Fastest man in rugby going for Games gloryRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | The Standard

    If things had gone to plan for Carlin Isles, the Olympic Games might have witnessed a duel between the fastest man in rugby and the fastest man on the planet. But instead of lining up against Jamaican sprint king Usain Bolt in Rio, Isles will be going for gold with a rugby ball.

    Comment?

  7. Rio Olympics 2016: How to watch in Australia - the dates, times and TV scheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... Olympics on 7's iPhone app (out August 1). A nightly highlights show will be on at 7pm (AEST). Men's 100m final Usain Bolt will be trying to win his third consecutive gold in the race that stops the nation. His main rival looks to be American Justin ...

    Comment?

  8. Injury anxieties grow but Usain Bolt says "sport needs me to win"Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Denver Post

    "I know the sport needs me to win - and come out on top," Bolt asserts, assessing the damage caused by the Russian doping scandal that has divided sports leaders. As for his pursuit of a treble Olympic treble next month, Bolt adamantly responds: "I'm not going to lose one of the golds, for sure."

    Comment?

  9. Kirani James: Can Grenada runner break Michael Johnsona s record at Rio 2016 Olympics?Read the original story

    10 hrs ago | WTKA-AM Ann Arbor

    ... seconds, which not only set a new championship record, but also beat the six-year-old mark held by superstar Usain Bolt in the process - a fact not lost on the modest Grenadian. "Breaking Usain's record at the CARIFTA Games was something that I had ...

    Comment?

  10. Bolt magic can lift the gloomRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    Usain Bolt will race in Rio de Janeiro to restore the credibility of a sport that has made him a global superstar. The 29-year-old Jamaican showman is aiming to achieve what was once considered unthinkable - winning the 100m-200m sprint double at three successive Olympics.

    Comment?

  11. Sport24.co.za | Why there's no SA relay team in RioRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | News24

    ... prospects Wayde van Niekerk, Anaso Jobodwana and Akani Simbine. Yet, we won't see any of them compete against Usain Bolt's Jamaica or Justin Gatlin's United States 4x100m teams. South Africa failed to qualify for the 4x100m men's relay team at the ...

    Comment?

  12. Want to win medal at Rio for other innocent athletes: Dutee ChandRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Mid-Day Mumbai

    ... hopes for a selfie-moment with her Jamaican idol. "It can't be better than getting a selfie with Shelly-Anne and Usain Bolt," she signed off.

    Comment?

  13. Researchers may be able to now decode why Usain Bolt is the fastest man on EarthRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | DNA India

    Scientists may soon find the secret behind the athletic prowess of Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt - the fastest man on Earth, thanks to a new tool that allows them to analyse muscle proteins and observe the molecules at work in unprecedented detail. Researchers from the Max Planck Institute of Molecular Physiology in Germany have further developed cryo-electron microscopy, a technique that can be used to explain the cause of muscle diseases and identify features that make the musculature of top athletes so efficient.

    Comment?

  14. The Olympic Storylines You Absolutely Need To KnowRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | National Public Radio

    ... when we go to [the training pool] the most, and sometimes I have to do laps because I just get way too anxious." Usain Bolt was the clear favorite to win an unprecedented third 100-meter title in one of the glamor events, but he tweaked a hamstring ...

    Comment?

  15. Dutee Chand: What a runner! What a lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Rediff.com

    ... the women's 800m at the World Championships in Berlin by clocking the fastest time of the year. That same week, Usain Bolt set the world into a stupefying tizzy by obliterating two world records. The event in the German capital, however, belonged to ...

    Comment?

  16. Bolt will dominate boring sprintsRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Gleaner

    A collective sigh of relief followed the successful return of the world's fastest man to the track, confirming his fitness heading into the Rio Olympics. With that relief comes the underlying reality that the impressive 19.89 clocking in London over 200m is also an indication that the highlight sprint events in Rio will end in predictable and boring victories for the defending champion, Usain Bolt.

    Comment?

  17. Nigeria: Rio Farce, Flying Eagles Meltdown and the 7 Things We Saw Last WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

    ... from the EPL has the chance to lift the country from the new disappointment of France 2016. Athletics superstar Usain Bolt is back on track after a bout of injury and showed that there was no rust with a commanding 19.98s victory at the London ...

    Comment?

  18. The remarkable story of rugby's fastest manRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    If things had gone to plan for Carlin Isles, the Olympic Games might have witnessed a duel between the fastest man in rugby and the fastest man on the planet. But instead of lining up against Jamaican sprint king Usain Bolt in Rio de Janeiro, Isles will be going for gold with a rugby ball.

    Comment?

  19. Rio Olympics top five: Must-see eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Stuff.co.nz

    ... of the Olympics. And adding to the appeal of the event this year is the pending retirement of world record holder Usain Bolt. The Jamaican is the hot favourite to add to his six Olympic gold medals. In the 100m sprint there is no room for error - ...

    Comment?

  20. Usain Bolt, Justin Gatlin in war of words over 'disrespect'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | YardBarker.com

    We'll learn in a few weeks' time whether Justin Gatlin will pay a heavy price for poking the bear that is Usain Bolt. The rival sprinters have engaged in a low-intensity war of words ahead of the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, according to Agence France Presse.

    Comment?