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  1. Usain Bolt -- Catch Me If You Can ... Crushes 3 Parties in One DayRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | TMZ.com

    Usain Bolt deserves a gold medal for what he pulled this weekend -- hitting up 3 massive parties in one day ... and doing it in a style worthy of the Fastest Man on Earth. Bolt went on a tear through Kingston, Jamaica on Saturday -- ending the night at the Fiction Fantasy nightclub bash where he booked up the entire VIP section for himself and his entourage.

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  2. No mega events but plenty on the sporting menu in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

    ... Olympic gold medallist Michael Phelps was kicked off the U.S. team in the wake of a drink driving arrest. Usain Bolt, however, looks certain to be back where it all began for him at the athletics world championships at Beijing's Birds Nest, the ...

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  3. How Glasgow struck gold with Commonwealth GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Scotsman.com

    ... So, too, did visiting athletes dig deep, from Nijel Amos and Blessing Okagbare to Claudia Fragapane and, yes, Usain Bolt, who briefly got himself in hot water by reportedly describing the Games as "a bit shit", only to redeem himself on a ...

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  4. Usain Bolt on being starstruck by Cristiano Ronaldo, Manchester...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | Daily Mail

    Usain Bolt opens up on being starstruck by Cristiano Ronaldo, Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal and his love for the NBA The World Record holder revealed he would want to play as a winger for Manchester United in the absence of athletics He may be widely recognised as the world's most popular athlete, but that doesn't stop Usain Bolt from getting the jitters when he comes face to face with his sporting idols. Speaking in an interview with Sport Magazine , the 100 metre World Record holder was keen to reveal all about his beloved Manchester United.

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  5. Usain Bolt slams 'ridiculous' plans to remove aRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | Yahoo!

    Six-time Olympic champion Usain Bolt has dismissed reported plans for the 200m to be cut from the Olympic Games as "ridiculous" and says it must not be allowed to happen. Bolt, responding to reports that the 200m is among five athletics events at risk of being removed from the Olympic schedule, was very strong in his condemnation.

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  6. Usain Bolt doesna t want the Olympics to do away with an event that he dominatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | The Washington Post

    ... as sprint events are popular but it is deemed unnecessary or superfluous with the 100 and 400. Unsurprisingly, Usain Bolt is aghast at this final suggestion. The world record holder and two-time defending Olympic 200-meter champion told Reuters that ...

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  7. Bolt says dropping 200-metres from Olympics would be 'ridiculous'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Al Bawaba

    Jamaican sprint superstar Usain Bolt is against the changes to Olympics athletics programmes and has termed the reports suggesting the 200-metres being among five events at risk of being removed from the Games as ridiculous, saying that it must not happen. The six-time Olympic champion was responding to an article from an Australian media company, which said that the event Bolt has won at the last two Summer Olympics is one of five key disciplines at risk.

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  8. Bolt against athletics programme changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Iol.co.za

    Six-times Olympic champion Usain Bolt said reports suggesting the 200 metres is among five athletics events at risk of being cut from the Olympic programme is "ridiculous" and must not happen. Bolt was responding to an article from Australia's Fairfax Media which said the event he has won at the last two Summer Olympics is one of five key disciplines at risk.

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  9. Adam Gemili interview: 'No abs Adam' plans to muscle in on Usain Bolt's turfRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | The Independent

    ... who was picked for the Olympics. Last year, he was Britain's second sub-20-second 200m man, going toe to toe with Usain Bolt at the World Championships. This year came the first major medals: 100m silver at the Commonwealth Games followed by ...

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  10. Athletics - Usain Bolt: Cutting 200m from Olympics a 'ridiculous' ideaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Yahoo!

    Six-times Olympic champion Usain Bolt said on Wednesday reports suggesting the 200 metres is among five athletics events at risk of being cut from the Olympic programme is "ridiculous" and must not happen. Bolt was responding to an article from Australia's Fairfax Media which said the event he has won at the last two Summer Olympics is one of five key disciplines at risk.

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  11. USADA Bans Track Coach for Eight YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Wall Street Journal

    The U.S. Anti-Doping Agency said on Wednesday that it would impose an eight-year ban on famed American track coach Jon Drummond for doping violations. Drummond is most recently known as the coach of Tyson Gay, the second-fastest man in history after Jamaica's Usain Bolt and the reigning American record holder in the 100 meters.

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  12. Reporting: PakistanTORTURE of American Man Exposes Pakistani Schisms on BaluchistanRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 17 | American Reporter

    ... face with the Jamaican flag and wriggling in pure happiness. And don't get me started on grandstanding Jamaican Usain Bolt, who was so far ahead in the 100-meter sprint that he pretty much stopped running and started celebrating even before he had ...

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  13. Aberdeen to host best Scottish athletes . . . except world-class onesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Sunday Herald

    ... to Grangemouth in 2015 and it is wonderful to think our youngsters will compete on the same track as graced by Usain Bolt, Jo Pavey and Team Scotland athletes at the Commonwealths." American Garrett Heath has confirmed he will defend the 4km ...

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  14. Track and field under the spotlightRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Yahoo!

    Track and field goes into the New Year in turmoil amid claims of institutionalised doping, notably in Russia, after a season that saw little of Jamaican sprint star Usain Bolt in action. Before the negative drug-tainted rumours came to light, Frenchman Renaud Lavillenie set a new world record in the men's pole vault, breaking Sergey Bubka's long-standing mark of 6.14m by a centimetre, indoors in Donetsk in February.

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  15. 2016 Summer Olympics track and field schedule releasedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Sporting News

    ... steeplechase, men's 400-meter hurdles, men's triple jump, men's and women's discus, and the women's hammer throw. Usain Bolt has repeatedly changed his mind on whether 2016 will be his final year of competition. The men's 100-meter final is ...

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  16. Usain Bolt misses out as Atkinson tops women's listRead the original story

    Saturday Dec 13 | Newkerala.com

    Multiple winner Usain Bolt has not been named among the nominees for this year's national Sportsman-of-the-Year award. The 28-year-old Bolt, who has copped the honour five times in the last six years, spent most of the international athletics season sidelined with an injury, reported CMC.

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  17. After appeal denied, Adrian Peterson contemplates retiring to pursue Olympic dreamRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | The Washington Post

    ... " ESPN writes. Peterson would have some steep Olympic competition, especially in the 200, where Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt holds the world record at 19.19 seconds. Bolt, who's expected to run in the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio, set the record in ...

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  18. Hale shows clean healsRead the original story

    Friday Dec 12 | Yahoo!

    ... the halfway mark with a hamstring injury. A showdown with the 14-year-old who has already drawn comparisons to Usain Bolt, under-16 100m and 200m national champion James Gallaugher, did not eventuate after he did not take his place in the race ...

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  19. 'Axeman' and Atkinson head nomineesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Jamaica Observer

    ... the Mind Games category. The nominees were announced yesterday at a function held at the Jamaica Pegasus Hotel. Usain Bolt who has won five of the last six years, was not nominated, paving the way for Walters to fight for the crown against the ...

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  20. Joe Calzaghe to receive double honourRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | South Wales Argus

    ... and to be recognised alongside so many other greats feels very special." Other stars honoured by GWR include Usain Bolt (Fastest 100m Sprint), Paula Radcliffe (Fastest Marathon, Female), Sir Steve Redgrave (Most Olympic rowing gold medals), Mo Farah ...

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