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Usain Bolt Strikes Again And Wins World Champs 200m Finals

Jamaica’s sprint sensation Usain Bolt brutally ended two-time doping offender Justin Gatlin’s attempt to controversially usurp him as the king of sprinting when he blazed to the 200 metres world title at the IAAF World Championships in Beijing, China today. The world’s fastest man clocked a time of 19.55 seconds to retain his world title, beating Gatlin into second in ...

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Usain Bolt Retains Worldchamps 100m Title

After stumbling through to the 100m final at the World Championships, Jamaica’s Usain Bolt defended his title in a time of 9.79 seconds at the IAAF World Championships now under way in Beijing, China. Bolt’s title-defending run silenced his doubters and critics as he convincingly forced Gatlin to battle his way to a second-place finish in 9.80 seconds. Bolt entered ...

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Asafa Powell Settles For Second in 100m Lausanne Diamond League

Justin Gatlin easily defeated Asafa Powell and Tyson Gay in a 100m in Lausanne, Switzerland, today. Gatlin, five years removed from a four-year doping ban, clocked 9.75s for the victory. Powell finished in a time of 9.92s ahead of Tyson Gay, also a drug cheat of the United States, who also clocked 9.92s.

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Justin Gatlin Beats Asafa Powell With WL 9.77s

American Justin Gatlin powered to a world leading 9.77 seconds to take the 100 metres and the 2014 Diamond Trophy today in Brussels. Mike Rodgers, strong trophy contender was second (9.93s) in the 100 metre big-name showdown which saw Jamaican’s Asafa Powell 9.95s taking third and compatriot Kemar Bailey Cole in fourth. Tyson Gay finished down the track.

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