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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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Tyson Gay Gets 1-Year Ban

American sprinter Tyson Gay has accepted a one-year suspension and has returned the silver medal he won in the men’s 400-metre relay at the London Olympics after he tested positive for a prohibited substance. USADA announced today that Gay’s one-year ban began last June 23, the day his sample was collected at the US championships. USADA said in a statement ...

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