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Usain Bolt goes viral with 'social distancing' Olympic photo

Bolt's post of the 2008 Olympics 100m final blew up on social media, drawing more than half a million likes and 90,000 retweets

14 Apr 2020 12:54 PM

Kambala jockey hailed as India’s Usain Bolt

Olympian set a pace of 9.58 sec in 2009, but Gowda reportedly covered 100 metres in 9.55 sec.

16 Feb 2020 4:34 AM

Usain Bolt choses between Ronaldo and Messi as his favourite footballer

The Jamaican was asked whom according to him, who had a better career, Ronaldo or Lionel Messi.

21 Sep 2019 5:48 PM

Nilamel Express chugs along

As India’s star sprinter Mohammad Anas Yahiya is set to receive the Arjuna Award, he fulfills a promise he had made to his mother.

08 Sep 2019 7:59 AM

Youth wishes to break Bolt’s record, gets govt’s attention

State sports and youth affairs minister Jitu Patwari on Saturday met Mr Gurjar and assured him of all necessary assistance to help hone his skills.

18 Aug 2019 7:10 AM


‘You beauty’ - Bolt on the decks as Games spin to a close

Zero failed drug tests were reported during the event.

16 Apr 2018 12:43 AM

Delhi athelete gets lifetime opportunity, to train at Olympian Usain Bolt's club

The young sprinter is all set to leave his slum and embark for the hallowed one at the famed Racers Track Club in Kingston.

04 Jan 2018 4:26 PM

Madame Tussauds officially opened for public in Delhi

The latest addition of wax museum is in historic Regal building in Delhi. Tickets are priced at Rs 960 for adults and Rs 760 for children.

01 Dec 2017 1:50 PM

Usain Bolt enlisted to make Aussie cricketers 'explosive' runners

Bolt, 31, said he was trying to increase the awareness of running while batting.

20 Nov 2017 10:04 AM

Mixed emotion for Usain Bolt as he bows out of athletics

Bolt career ended in dramatic fashion when he pulled up with a hamstring cramp halfway through his anchor leg in the 4x100m relay.

14 Aug 2017 2:36 PM


World championships: Omar McLeod dashes Aries Merritt’s hopes

Olympic champion wins 110m hurdles gold for Jamaica, dedicates win to mom, Bolt.

09 Aug 2017 2:07 AM

Only bronze for Bolt

Bolt hugged Gatlin, a sprinter twice docked for doping offences, and said the athlete had done his time in bans and the crowds were unfair to boo him.

07 Aug 2017 12:19 AM

Justin Gatlin takes gold, pays respect to Usain Bolt at worlds

Justin Gatlin came up with a fantastic finishing kick to overtake Usain Bolt and Christian Coleman.

06 Aug 2017 9:29 PM

World Championships 2017: Usain Bolt finishes 3rd, Justin Gatlin wins 100m final race

American Justin Gatlin surprised everyone with a season's best 9.92.

06 Aug 2017 10:48 AM

Mo Farah bids for final double golden fanfare

“It was difficult to adapt to London at first but when you’re aged eight, you somehow find a way,” Farah told the Big Issue, the weekly magazine.

05 Aug 2017 2:01 AM


Focus squarely on retiring Usain Bolt

“He is the best sprinter of all time,” was IAAF president Sebastian Coe’s blunt assessment of Bolt.

03 Aug 2017 6:54 AM

Track king Usain Bolt eyes final hurrah

Bolt has dominated sprinting since taking double individual gold at the Beijing Olympics in 2008.

01 Aug 2017 12:06 AM

Never bet against Bolt, says Donovan Bailey

Bolt logged his season best of 9.95 seconds just over a week ago in Monaco, a time beaten by a raft of sprinters this year.

31 Jul 2017 1:21 AM

Jamaica perfects art of developing future Bolts

Sprinter Tyquendo Tracey attributes Jamaica’s success to national character.

24 Jun 2017 12:36 AM

Virat Kohli all praises for Usain Bolt

Usain Bolt was not the only one congratulating Virat Kohli with Cesc Fabregas also taking to Twitter to send across his message.

21 Feb 2017 1:56 PM