WATCH: Usain Bolt comfortably wins 150m at Nitro Athletics 2017

Usain Bolt comfortably wins 150m at Nitro Athletics 2017
Via Track & Field
6 days ago  |  Discuss

IAAF Seb Coe says he's a fan of the Nitro Athletics concept

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) IAAF president Sebastian Coe says he's a big fan of the Nitro Athletics concept being showcased by Usain Bolt and which features mixed medley relays, sprints over non-traditional distances and elimination mile races. Bolt has led the Usain Bolt All-Stars in a team competition against Australia, New Zealand, China, England and Japan for two nights, including...
Via Associated Press
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Usain Bolt leads his all-stars to relay win in Nitro meet

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) Usain Bolt and Asafa Powell helped the Bolt All-Stars win the 4x100-meter mixed relay Thursday on the second of three nights of the Nitro Athletics meet. A botched baton change in the mixed relay by Australia cost it overall victory on the night. The home team initially thought it had beaten the Bolt All-Stars but was penalized 50 points after Jack Hale...
Via Associated Press
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Bolt in mixed company on first night of Nitro Athletics

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) It was Usain Bolt unlike he has ever been seen before on the track - taking part in a mixed 4x100-meter relay. The first edition of the Nitro Athletics series at Lakeside Stadium saw the Bolt All-Stars winning the night, with Australia claiming second in the six-team event on Saturday. Bolt lined up in the second leg of the mixed relay against three...
Via Associated Press
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Usain Bolt ultimately 'not sad' about losing Olympic relay gold

MELBOURNE, Australia — Usain Bolt says he is resigned to the fact that he's lost one of his nine Olympic gold medals, but isn't holding any grudges against drug-tainted Jamaican relay teammate Nesta Carter. Carter has said he will appeal after re-analysis of his sample from the 2008 Beijing Games using more advanced scientific methods returned a positive test to the prohibited...
Via Associated Press
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Usain Bolt ‘not happy’ about being stripped of gold medal

Usain Bolt admitted that he’s not happy to have been stripped of a gold medal following a teammate’s positive test for a banned substance.Bolt told Andre Lowe of the Jamaica Gleaner that he was disappointed to lose the medal, which he won as Jamaica's relay team at the 2008 Summer Games in Beijing, but would consider helping with an appeal.“It’s rough that I have to give...
Via Larry Brown Sports
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Usain Bolt will lose a gold medal after a relay teammate failed a PED test

Usain Bolt is losing one of his nine gold medals after one of his Beijing 2008 relay teammates failed a drug test upon recent re-analysis.The IOC announced sanctions against Nesta Carter, one of the Jamaican men competing in the 4×100 relay event in 2008. Re-analysis of his samples found the prohibited substance methylhexaneamine in his blood. By violating IOC anti-doping rules...
Via The Comeback
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Usain Bolt has fielded interest, but not interested in playing in NFL

Usain Bolt in the NFL? He’s thought about it, and apparently even been asked about it, but he’s not interested. Bolt told the Dan Patrick Show that apparently people have reached out to him over playing in the league, but the violence and hits turned him off. “I used to watch it when I was younger,” Bolt said, via Michael David Smith of ProFootballTalk. “The hits guys...
Via Larry Brown Sports
September 24, 2016  |  Discuss

Usain Bolt, girlfriend Kasi Bennett not engaged … yet

Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt and his girlfriend Kasi Bennett have no plans to tie the knot — at least not yet. Bolt and Bennett are vacationing together in Bora Bora, and earlier this week we saw a screenshot from Snapchat that appeared to show Bolt had proposed to his longtime lady friend. However, Bolt’s agent told TMZ the image was real but the caption was fake. The photo...
Via Larry Brown Sports
September 07, 2016  |  Discuss

Usain Bolt, girlfriend engaged despite Rio scandals?

After Usain Bolt won another three gold medals at the Rio Olympics, rumors swirled that he was hooking up with women left and right. It would appear that the gossip — whether true or not — did not bother Bolt’s longtime girlfriend. Bolt, who is vacationing in Bora Bora this week with his girlfriend Kasi Bennett, shared a photo on Snapchat that was captioned “she said yes”...
Via Larry Brown Sports
September 06, 2016  |  Discuss

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