LONDON (AP) — Be it a gold medal or a souvenir from a record relay run,Usain Bolt always gets what he wants at the Olympics. The Jamaican will leave London a perfect 3 for 3 — three events, three victories — just the way he departed Beijing four years ago.
About even with the last U.S. [...]
(Reuters) – Usain Bolt surged to the Olympic 200 metres title on Thursday at the head of a Jamaican medal sweep to become the first man to win the 100 and 200m sprints at successive Games.
The race capped a historic night when Kenya’s David Rudisha broke his own 800m world record, leaving the field trailing [...]
Usain Bolt has been drawn in Lane 7 for the 200m which is due to start at 20:55 (UK Time) tonight, Thursday 9th August.
Bolt is drawn next to Wallace Spearmon and Warren Weir, with Christophe Lemaitre in lane 2 and Yohan Blake and lane 4.
200M Final – Thursday 09 August 2012 – 20:55 (UK Time)
Usain Bolt has run a time of 20.18 seconds to win heat 2 of the 200m Semi Final at the London Olympics.
Bolt ran a very good bend and jogged over the last 100 ahead of Anaso Jobodwana from South Africa.
Usain Bolt has easily qualified for the 200m Semi Final tomorrow night, winning his Round 1 Heat in a time of 20.39 seconds.
Brazilian Aldemir Da Silva Junior and American Isiah Young took the other two automatic qualifying spots.
Usain Bolt has been drawn in Lane 5 in Heat number 1 which is due to start at 11.50 (UK Time) this morning. Should Bolt make it through his heat, he will be in action again in the Semi Final tomorrow night at 20:10 (UK Time).
Christophe Lemaitre of France will run in Heat 2, Britain’s [...]
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Updated Saturday August 11th 2012
Usain Bolt’s Jamaican team-mates made it through to the final of the 4×100m relay which takes place tonight at 21:00. Bolt was rested for this final, and will more than likely take the place of Kemar Bailey-Cole in the final leg.
Updated Thursday August 9th [...]
Usain Bolt put his loss to Yohan Blake in the Jamaican trials behind him, to run a blistering 9.63 seconds and win the 100m Final at the London Olympics tonight.
Bolt finished well ahead of Blake who ran 9.75 seconds, with Justin Gatlin of the USA finishing third in 9.79 seconds.
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Usain Bolt has been drawn in Lane 7 for the 100m which is due to start at 21:50 (UK Time) tonight, Sunday 5th August.
Bolt is drawn next to Justin Gatlin and Ryan Bailey, with Powell, Gay and Blake in lanes 3, 4 and 5 respectively.
100M Final – Sunday 05 August 2012 – 21:50 (UK [...]
Usain Bolt has run a time of 9.87 seconds to win heat 2 of the 100m Semi Final at the London Olympics.
Bolt ran at full speed for the first 60 metres, but slowed down to jog over the line ahead of Ryan Bailey of the USA.