Usain Bolt has run 9.91 seconds to defeat rival Asafa Powell on the line and win the 100m race at the Diamond League in Rome tonight. Powell was second just 0.02 secs adrift, with Christophe Lemaitre of France third in 10.00 secs flat.
Bolt didn’t get the quickest of starts and Asafa Powell looked as [...]
BBC are showing live coverage of the Rome Diamond League meeting on BBC Red Button tomorrow (Thursday 26th May 2011). Coverage starts at 19:00 (GMT) with Usain Bolt scheduled to run in the 100m race at 20.45 (GMT).
Usain Bolt has given a press conference to the worlds media ahead of his 100m showdown with Asafa Powell in Rome tomorrow night. It is Bolt’s first competitive race since being defeated by Tyson Gay in Stockholm last August.
STOCKHOLM — World record holder and Olympic champion Usain Bolt crashed to his first defeat in two years on Friday when America’s Tyson Gay won their eagerly-awaited 100m clash at the Diamond League meeting.
Usain Bolt continued his domination of global sprinting when he won the 100metres at the Diamond League meeting in Paris. Asafa Powell, Bolt’s Jamaican team-mate, was quicker out of the blocks but the triple Olympic champion got into his stride to come through and win in a meet record of 9.84seconds in only his [...]
Usain Bolt has announced that he will miss the scheduled Diamond League race in New York on the 12 June. Bolt is currently suffering from an inflammation of his tendon. He provided the following statement:
“I developed a stiffness in my Achilles tendon last week and sought medical attention. After careful consultation with Dr. [...]
Usain Bolt has run a meeting record of 19.76 seconds to win the 200m race at the Shanghai Diamond League. Americans Angelo Taylor and Ryan Bailey finished second and third respectively, in 20.34 and 20.43 seconds.
BBC are showing live coverage of the Shanghai Diamond League meeting on BBC Red Button today (Sunday 23rd May 2010). Coverage starts at 1pm (GMT) with Usain Bolt scheduled to run in the 200m race at 1.35pm.