Usain Bolt bewitched the Olympic Stadium as he became the first man to achieve a “double double,” successfully defending both the 100m and 200m titles at the London 2012 Games.
Usain Bolt (JAM) set a new meet record with his 19.58 time in the 200m during the 2012 IAAF Diamond League Lausanne.
Asafa Powell looked good, but it’s Usain Bolt who leads the Jamaican sweep at 9.79 seconds in the Men’s 100m. Both Bolt and Powell lead the Diamond League.
Usain Bolt (JAM) bounces back from a poor race last week, setting a the world leading time and beating Asafa Powell by .15 seconds.
Bolt (JAM) can taste his diamond as he gets the win at 20.03, winning by .45 seconds, Walter Dix (USA) is 2nd in the DL.
July 22, 2011: Usain Bolt runs down Jamaican teammate Nesta Carter to win the men’s 100m at the Diamond League meet in Monaco.
Sept. 3, 2011: Usain Bolt wins gold in the men’s 200m in a time of 19.40, the fourth fastest time in history. American Walter Dix takes silver.
Sept. 16, 2011: Usain Bolt runs a world-leading time of 19.76 in the men’s 100m.
PHOTO CREDIT: REUTERS/ANDREW WINNING (Reuters) – The Glasgow Commonwealth Games proved to be much more than just ‘Friendly’ as Scottish culture, sport and six-times Olympic champion Usain Bolt combined to create a memorable 11-day event. The success of the Games was assured with the golden seal of approval from Bolt, the world’s most recognisable athlete, […]
Photo Credit: Bob Donnan-USA TODAY Sports (Reuters) – Six-time Olympic gold medalist Usain Bolt and his coach Glen Mills believe the Jamaican sprinter can run even faster as he targets the 2015 world championships and the 2016 Summer Games in Rio de Janeiro. It has been five years since Bolt set the 100m world record […]
PHOTO CREDIT: REUTERS/JEFF HAYNES (Reuters) – Six time Olympic gold medalist Usain Bolt has made himself available for the Jamaican relay teams at next month’s Commonwealth Games, providing organizers with a potential boost for the multi-sport event’s profile. Bolt has not competed at all this season due to injury and has asked for a medical exemption […]