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Usain Bolt served drug test notice

Bolt quit athletics to pursue football

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Video: Olympic legend Usain Bolt runs in zero gravity

The eight-times Olympic champion grinned as he experienced weightlessness

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Olympic champ Usain Bolt makes modest Mariners debut in friendly

With the Mariners already leading 6-0, a relaxed Usain Bolt pulled off a few step overs on the left wing and was inches away from connecting with a close-range tap-in

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Bolt takes first tentative steps on Manchester United dream

Usain Bolt has taken the first tentative steps towards his Manchester United dream after the sprint king joined Australian side Central Coast Mariners for his first training session Tuesday

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Usain Bolt arrives in Australia on football quest

Usain Bolt says he’s deadly serious about becoming a professional footballer and plans to show the world what he’s capable of after arriving in Australia Saturday for a trial stint with an A-League club

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Usain Bolt trains at Norwegian football club Stromsgodset

Multiple Olympic sprint champion Usain Bolt is training with Norwegian top-flight side Stromsgodset as he pursues his dream of becoming a professional footballer, newspaper Verdens Gang reported on Wednesday. The 31-year-old Jamaican, who retired from athletics after winning eight Olympic gold medals, is a soccer fanatic and trained with the club in Drammen, some 40km…

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Usain Bolt to make footballing debut

Paris: Multiple Olympic champion Usain Bolt will line up opposite British pop star Robbie Williams in a charity football match at Manchester United’s Old Trafford stadium, the Jamaican revealed on Tuesday. Now retired, Bolt had given a teaser of what was to come on Twitter on Monday, claiming that he had signed for a football…

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Bolt secures trial with Borussia Dortmund

Sprint legend Usain Bolt said Sunday that he hopes to still see his dream of becoming a professional footballer come true when he undergoes a trial at German top-flight club Borussia Dortmund. However, the multiple Olympic and world champion admitted that he would prefer to play for Manchester United, his favourite team. “In March we’re…

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Video: Sad farewell for injured Usain Bolt as Britain win relay

Usain Bolt’s glittering career swansong came crashing to an end when he pulled up injured on the anchor leg of the world 4x100m relay won by Britain on Saturday.

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Gatlin stuns Bolt to win 100m world title

                          Justin Gatlin ruined Usain Bolt’s farewell party when the 35-year-old American won the world 100 metres title on Saturday.

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Usain Bolt breaks 10 seconds for first time this season in Monaco win

\ MONACO: Usain Bolt ran under 10 seconds for the first time this year as he narrowly won the 100 metres at the Monaco Diamond League meeting on Friday. The eight-times Olympic sprinting champion was slow out of the blocks, just as he was in his last race in Ostrava last month, and never managed…

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Bolt stripped of Olympic medal after teammate’s doping test

Jamaica’s Usain Bolt has lost one of his nine Olympic gold medals and his perfect triple treble of Games’ sprint victories after team mate Nesta Carter was found guilty of doping at the 2008 Beijing Olympics. Carter was found to have taken the prohibited substance methylhexaneamine, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) said on Wednesday, meaning…

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Olympics: Athletics nervously enters post-Bolt world

RIO DE JANEIRO: As doping-tainted athletics emerges from its darkest hour fighting to restore its credibility, the reality for track and field is that it will have to cross that rocky road without Usain Bolt. The Jamaican, who sealed an amazing third haul of three Olympic sprint gold medals in Rio, has consistently been a…

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Olympics: Farah in spotlight at ‘Iconic’ Rio Games

RIO DE JANEIRO: Usain Bolt’s unprecedented third straight sweep of Olympic sprint titles were just one feat that had International Olympic President Thomas Bach declaring Rio 2016 an “iconic Games” on Saturday. Bach said the show put on in Rio in the midst of financial crisis and political turmoil showed “that it is possible to…

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Mission accomplished as Bolt seals ‘triple-triple’

RIO DE JANEIRO: Usain Bolt brought the curtain down on his Olympic career with a record-equalling ninth gold medal, anchoring Jamaica to relay glory in a perfectly scripted ‘triple-triple’ finale. The 29-year-old superstar, widely seen as the greatest sprinter in history, stormed over the line in 37.27sec to trigger an eruption of adulation in the…

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Olympics: ‘Nervous’ Usain Bolt storms into 200m semis

RIO DE JANEIRO: Usain Bolt took another step in his quest for an unprecedented sprint “triple triple” when he safely negotiated the first round of the 200m on Tuesday. Bolt won a third successive 100m title on Sunday to set up his bid to repeat his haul of three gold medals in the 100, 200…

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Sensational picture of Jamaican athlete Usain Bolt goes viral

A sensational picture of Jamaican athlete Usain Bolt easily winning a 100m race in Rio has set Twitter ablaze with praise for the athlete and inspired a flurry of hilarious internet memes. The Olympian made history by winning his third gold medal at three consecutive Games. He was pictured posing for the camera moments before finishing first by…

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Olympics: Bolt wins — it’s time to make noise in Jamaica

FALMOUTH: Traffic came to a standstill and thousands stood in muddy puddles after a heavy storm, but Usain Bolt had won so it was time to party. The national green and yellow colours dominated streets as people poured out to watch the Rio Olympics 100m on giant screens. It was cool and there was a…

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Olympics: Bolt gets closer to dreaded Olympic farewell

RIO DE JANEIRO: The Olympics is going to miss the Lightning Bolt pose that has lit up the last three Games at a time when athletics desperately needs a hero. When Usain Bolt crosses the finish line and starts pounding his chest, it resonates with the public around the world. After his 100m triumph in…

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Imperious Bolt wins 100m gold

RIO DE JANEIRO: For 9.81 glorious seconds on Sunday, all the ills that have dogged athletics recently were forgotten as Usain Bolt stormed to victory in the 100 meters final to become the first man to win three successive Olympic titles on the track. The Jamaican superstar trailed arch-rival Justin Gatlin, roundly booed by the…

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Olympics: ‘Lightning’ strikes thrice as Bolt completes 100m hat-trick

RIO DE JANEIRO: Usain Bolt roared into Olympic history on Sunday, capturing an unprecedented third consecutive 100m crown to confirm his place in the pantheon of the greatest athletes the world has ever seen. The 29-year-old Jamaican legend, competing in his final Olympics, powered over the line in 9.81sec, vanquishing drug-tainted American rival Justin Gatlin…

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