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I will be hard to beat next season: Blake


September 21st, 2012 - 3:11 pm ICT by IANS
Kingston (Jamaica), Sep 21 (IANS/CMC) Reigning 100 metres world champion Yohan Blake has sent out an early warning that he will be hard to beat when the new track and field ... Read more...

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Usain Bolt turns DJ to celebrate his world record


August 13th, 2012 - 6:05 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Aug 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The biggest star of the London Olympic Games celebrated his world record win by turning into a DJ and spinning some records. The Jamaican athlete who has ... Read more...

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Olympics: Blake downplays experience factor in 100m contest


August 2nd, 2012 - 3:09 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 2 (IANS/CMC) World 100 metres sprint champion Yohan Blake has dismissed experience as a key factor in the contest at the London Olympics this weekend.The 22-year-old is one of ... Read more...

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Bolt beaten in 100m at Jamaican Olympic trials


June 30th, 2012 - 3:29 pm ICT by IANS
Kingston, June 30 (IANS) World champion Yohan Blake edged world record holder Usain Bolt to win the men's 100-metre in 9.75 seconds at the Jamaican Olympic Athletic Trials here.Blake Friday ... Read more...

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World Athletics: Kenya’s Kirui men’s marathon title


September 4th, 2011 - 5:34 pm ICT by IANS
Daegu (South Korea), Sep 4 (IANS) Kenyan runner Abel Kirui retained his world title in the men's marathon here Sunday after finishing the 42.195-kilometer race in two hours, seven minutes ... Read more...

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World Athletics: ‘Disappointed’ Bolt now eyes win in 200m


August 29th, 2011 - 6:29 pm ICT by IANS
Daegu (South Korea), Aug 29 (IANS) Usain Bolt, who was disqualified for a false start in the men's 100m final at the World Athletics Championships here Sunday, said he would ... Read more...

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Bolt disqualified for false start in 100m in Daegu; Blake wins


August 28th, 2011 - 8:36 pm ICT by IANS
Daegu (South Korea), Aug 28 (IANS) Usain Bolt of Jamaica, the world's fastest man and defending champion, was dramatically disqualified from the men's 100m final after a false start at ... Read more...

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Bolt makes retaining titles a priority ahead of World Championships


August 22nd, 2011 - 1:21 pm ICT by IANS
Daegu (South Korea), Aug 22 (IANS/CMC) Olympic and World sprint king Usain Bolt says all he needs is a decent start, and he would achieve his ultimate goal of defending his ... Read more...

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NASA launches 2.7 bn-km voyage to Jupiter


August 6th, 2011 - 10:16 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 6 (IANS) NASA has launched a 2.7-billion km voyage to Jupiter that will try to discover the secrets behind the largest planet in the solar system.The unmaned $1.1 ... Read more...

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Usain Bolt misses Tendulkar in Jamaica


June 25th, 2011 - 10:27 pm ICT by IANS
Kingston (Jamaica), June 25 (IANS) World's fastest man Usain Bolt wishes to see Sachin Tendulkar play and rued his absence in the ongoing India tour of the West Indies.Bolt, ... Read more...

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US man dubbed ‘Mr Elastic’ attempts record with feet turned backwards


March 26th, 2011 - 2:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 26 (ANI): A man in the US, who is known as "backwards feet man" and "Mr Elastic", is hoping to enter the Guinness Book of Records by rotating his feet ... Read more...

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World’s fastest man Bolt return to track in May


March 25th, 2011 - 2:51 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 25 (ANI): World's fastest man Usain Bolt will take on arch-rival Asafa Powell over 100 metres for the first time this season in Rome in May, after missing most of ... Read more...

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Muthai, Aselefech win Delhi Half Marathon (Lead)


November 21st, 2010 - 3:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 21 (IANS) Geoffrey Mutai of Kenya was the fastest man while 2008 champion Ethiopian Aselefech Mergia returned to win the women's event at the $2,10,000 Airtel Delhi Half Marathon ... Read more...

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Usain Bolt’s barmaid tells of secret year long fling


October 19th, 2010 - 4:31 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 19 (ANI): Usain Bolt's barmaid from humble West Norwood has spilled the beans on how world's fastest man did a runner - after a secret year-long fling with her.Sexy ... Read more...

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All top athletes will be present at Glasgow CWG: Scott


October 16th, 2010 - 4:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 16 (ANI): All the games' top stars will be present during the 2014 Glasgow Commonwealth Games, John Scott, chief executive of the organising committee, has said.The world's fastest man Usain ... Read more...

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Champion kiwi athlete Willis’s dream of emulating Snell at CWG ended by injury


September 19th, 2010 - 4:46 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Sep 19 (ANI): New Zealand middle distance runner Nick Willis's dream of emulating Sir Peter Snell at the 2010 Commonwealth Games has ended as the Olympic Games silver medallist has been ... Read more...

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World’s fastest man Usain Bolt is hooked onto darts


September 2nd, 2010 - 6:56 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 2 (ANI): Jamaican sprinter and three-time world and Olympic gold medallist Usain Bolt has revealed that he loves darts.Bolt, 24, was at The Sun's Bizarre HQ where he showed his ... Read more...

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‘Fastest man on wheels’ Button beaten by 15-year-old girl in triathlon!


July 6th, 2010 - 6:30 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 6 (ANI): Formula One champion Jenson Button was beaten by a 15-year-old athlete Sky Draper in a triathlon.According to The Daily Express Sky, who is the UK champ in her ... Read more...

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Bolt offered one million dollars to race Oz rugby league players


June 20th, 2010 - 5:36 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 20(ANI): Jamaican triple Olympic and world champion Usain Bolt has been offered almost a million dollars by Australian rugby league officials to race the league's fastest players.Organisers of the Athletics ... Read more...

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Bolt puts assault on 400metres world record on hold


March 19th, 2010 - 5:38 pm ICT by ANI
Trelawny (Jamaica), Mar 19(ANI): Jamaican sprinter and three-time Olympic gold medalist Usain Bolt has put on hold his plans to challenge American sprinter Michael Johnson's 400metres world record until after the 2012 ... Read more...

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Man U on fast track to Carling Cup final glory: Bolt


February 27th, 2010 - 3:03 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 27 (ANI): The world's fastest man Usain Bolt has said that his Manchester United heroes are on the fast track to Carling Cup final glory."I want to be ... Read more...

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Scot cyclist conquers highest peak in South America


January 19th, 2010 - 3:19 pm ICT by ANI
Edinburgh, January 19 (ANI): Reports indicate that a Scottish cyclist has scaled the highest peak in South America, while travelling across the longest mountain range in the world in the country.According to ... Read more...

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Ancient aboriginals in Australia may have been faster than a speeding Bolt!


October 15th, 2009 - 1:46 pm ICT by ANI
Edinburgh, October 15 (ANI): A leading anthropologist has suggested that ancient aboriginals in Australia would have outrun Usain Bolt, the fastest man alive, while a Neanderthal woman would have crushed Arnold ... Read more...

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UK’s James Bowthorpe becomes the fastest cyclist to circle the globe


September 19th, 2009 - 12:14 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep.19 (ANI): Britisher James Bowthorpe has become the fastest man to pedal around the globe, while surviving an ambush in Iran, a collision with a wombat in Australia, food poisoning in ... Read more...

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Britain’s James Bowthorpe set to become fastest man to cycle round the globe


September 14th, 2009 - 4:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep. 14 (ANI): Less than five-and-a-half months after James Bowthorpe ventured out on his 18,000-mile bike ride through 20 countries, the cabinet-maker from south London is set to become the fastest ... Read more...

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After another world record performance, Bolt says he is not on drugs


August 22nd, 2009 - 1:47 pm ICT by ANI
Berlin (Germany), Aug.22 (ANI): Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt has again stressed he is not on drugs after another astonishing world-record performance.The fastest man on the planet said he hoped people would one ... Read more...

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Bolt runs into sports history with 100m record (Lead)


August 17th, 2009 - 8:46 am ICT by IANS
DPA Berlin, Aug 17 (DPA) Usain Bolt produced one of the greatest moments in world sport when he lowered the 100 metres world record to an astonishing 9.58 seconds for the world ... Read more...

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Usain Bolt smashes world record for 100m sprint


August 17th, 2009 - 3:41 am ICT by IANS
Berlin, Aug 17 (DPA) Olympic champion Usain Bolt redefined the sprint again with a stunning world record run of 9.58 seconds in the fastest 100m sprint in history. The Jamaican smashed his mark ... Read more...

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Gay thinks he can replace Bolt as world’s fastest man


August 14th, 2009 - 5:21 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug. 14 (ANI): World sprinting champion Tyson Gay has said that he can smash three-time Olympic champion Usain Bolt's 100 meter world record and replace him as world's fastest man."I believe ... Read more...

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British explorer completes record-breaking Arctic adventure in just 67 days


July 29th, 2009 - 4:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 29 (ANI): A British explorer has broken his second world record after completing the longest unsupported Arctic journey in history, by making the 2,200-mile trek in just 67 days.According ... Read more...

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Bolt wins 100m at London Grand Prix


July 25th, 2009 - 12:23 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 25 (ANI): Fastest man on the earth Usain Bolt won the 100m at the London Grand Prix here in astounding style.Usain Bolt blew away all opposition in front of a ... Read more...

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Flintoff’s new fan is world’s fastest man


July 22nd, 2009 - 4:33 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 22 (ANI): The world's fastest man has become an Andrew Flintoff fan after his five-wicket Lord's haul.Triple Olympic medallist Usain Bolt, the reigning 100 metres world record-holder, reckons fearless Freddie ... Read more...

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Bolt says he can beat his own world 100 meter record


May 16th, 2009 - 1:14 pm ICT by ANI
Jamaica (West Indies), May 16 (ANI): The world's fastest man, Jamaican Usain Bolt, has told Sky News that he can beat his own world 100m record.The 22-year-old Jamaican - who has ... Read more...

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Ace sprinter Usain Bolt seals date with Ronaldo


April 4th, 2009 - 1:42 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr.4 (ANI): The world's fastest man, Usain Bolt, will give Cristiano Ronaldo a sprint master class next month.Bolt, the double sprint king in Beijing last summer, has been signed ... Read more...

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Fastest man Bolt to train Real Madrid players


September 12th, 2008 - 2:48 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 12 (ANI): Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt, the fastest man on the planet, is to train with Spanish football club Real Madrid in a bid to improve the speed of ... Read more...

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