Jamaica perfects art of developing sprinters

2017-06-23 09:47

When Usain Bolt hangs up his spikes after the World Championships, the athletics world will bid farewell to the greatest sprinter the sport has seen.

Coleman poised to upstage Gatlin at US trials

2017-06-21 07:18

The next generation of American sprinting talent will be on display when the US Track and Field Championships get under way in Sacramento.

Bolts shakes off nerves to win final race on Jamaican soil

2017-06-11 17:36

Usain Bolt partied with his devoted fans in an emotional farewell at the National Stadium as the world's fastest man ran his final race on Jamaican soil.

Bolt plans big bash for his Jamaican swan-song

2017-06-09 08:56

Usain Bolt says he is looking forward to having a party as he launches his final season Saturday with what will be his last race on Jamaican soil.

Friend's death hangs heavy over Bolt's final

2017-06-08 21:09

Sprint king Usain Bolt is determined to go out in a blaze of glory when he runs his final race in Jamaica this weekend.

Javelin star backed to to rock Olimpico

2017-06-07 14:30

The absence of Usain Bolt has Rome Diamond League organisers pinning their hopes on javelin star Thomas Röhler to steal the show.

Jamaican sprinters brace for life after Bolt

2017-05-12 13:01

Usain Bolt's imminent retirement is a blow for athletics, but a new generation of Jamaican sprinters is ready to try to fill his golden shoes.

Evergreen Gatlin set to shine in Bolt's absence

2017-04-21 08:27

Usain Bolt will be missing as Justin Gatlin spearheads the US seeking to their rare triumph over Jamaica at the weekend's IAAF World Relays.

Bolt will be watching Wayde in Potch

2017-04-20 15:30

Jamaican track superstar Usain Bolt will be watching 400m world record holder Wayde van Niekerk at the SA senior national championships this weekend.

Van Niekerk, Bolt headline Jamaican meet

2017-03-17 23:12

Usain Bolt, fellow world record holders David Rudisha and Wayde van Niekerk and middle distance king Mo Farah will headline the JN Racers Grand Prix.


Bolt to run in Monaco before world championships

2017-06-21 22:03

Eight-time Olympic champion Usain Bolt will run the 100m at the Diamond League meeting in Monaco in July, organisers have announced.

Retiring Bolt the 'Ali of Athletics' - Coe

2017-06-12 08:47

World athletics chief Sebastian Coe says Usain Bolt will retire as the Muhammad Ali of track and field, hanging up his spikes as the greatest sprinter of all time.

De Grasse wants a piece of Bolt's pie

2017-06-09 10:30

Canadian sprint sensation Andre De Grasse will continue to look up to Usain Bolt, but, respectfully, can't wait for the Jamaican legend to retire from athletics.

Bolt: Retirement will be a joy!

2017-06-09 08:11

Usain Bolt has no regrets as he prepares to hang up his spikes in August and says he is looking forward to watching the 2020 Tokyo Olympics as a spectator.

Life in fast lane began in Sherwood Content for Bolt

2017-06-08 11:32

Usain Bolt's journey from country boy to Olympic gold medal hero and global sports icon has its roots in the rugged and isolated Jamaican village.

Bolt to run 100m at Golden Spike

2017-06-06 17:26

Jamaican sprint legend Usain Bolt will run the 100m at the Golden Spike on June 28, his first European start before August's world championships.

Bolt fears 'belly', but rules out U-turn

2017-05-04 14:02

Usain Bolt's coaches have joked that he will develop "a belly" within two years of retirement .

Bolt in shock as friend dies in moto crash

2017-04-20 20:17

Sprint superstar Usain Bolt was caught up in a fatal motorcycle crash in Jamaica which claimed the life of former British high jumper, Germaine Mason.

Bolt inspired me to break world record - Wayde

2017-04-11 16:50

Training with Usain Bolt gave Wayde van Niekerk the self-belief he could break Michael Johnson's 400m world record.

Bolt to skip World Relays

2017-03-13 19:22

Usain Bolt is poised to skip next month's IAAF World Relays in the Bahamas as he prepares to retire from the sport later this year.

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