Usain Bolt eases through to 100m Olympics Semi Final

BEIJING (Reuters) – Usain Bolt delivered a stunning demonstration of his sprinting talent when he clocked 9.92 seconds to reach the Olympic 100 meters semi-finals while barely breaking sweat on Friday.

Usain Bolt eases through 100m heats at Beijing Olympics

BEIJING (Reuters) – World record holder Usain Bolt barely broke sweat despite the sweltering temperatures to cruise through the Olympic 100 metres heats along with compatriot Asafa Powell and world champion Tyson Gay on Friday.
The 21-year-old Jamaican, aiming to become the first man for 24 years to do the Olympic sprint double, started slowly but [...]

Beijing Olympics – Usain Bolt still uncertain

In an interview with, Usain Bolt confirmed that that he is still uncertain if he will run the 100m and 200m at the Olympics in Beijing in August. He said that decision rested solely with his coach, Glen Mills.

Powell will be fit for Jamaican trials

Former 100 metres world record holder Asafa Powell who has been troubled with a shoulder injury since April, expects to be fit for the Jamaican Olympic trials in late June.
Powell is scheduled to race for the first time since the injury at the June 20-22 Trinidad national championships. The real test will come when [...]