Friday, December 6, 2019

Tag: Yohan Blake

A New Book by Richard Moore Examines...

At the last Olympics, three of the eight 100 metres finalists were from Jamaica, including the current king of sprinting Usain Bolt and silver...

Namibia Sends Top Athletes to Jamaica to...

Five of Namibia's top athletes left for Jamaica yesterday as part of a long- term training program aimed at improving Namibia's chances of winning...

American Justin Gatlin Narrowly Defeats Usain Bolt...

ROME - At the Golden Gala meet here Thursday American sprinter Justin Gatlin narrowly defeated Jamaican Usain Bolt, capturing the 100 meter gold with...

Usain Bolt Adds Another JAAA Award to...

Sprinting sensation Usain Bolt added his third Jamaica Athletics Administrative Association Golden Cleats Award to his collection on Tuesday. Bolt, who had an amazing showing...

IAAF Ratifies Jamaica’s World Record Run in...

The International Association of Athletics Federations has ratified Jamaica’s world record run of 36.84 in the men’s 4x100m final set at the 2012 London...

Usain Bolt Considering Soccer or Cricket After...

Usain Bolt, the two-time defending Olympic champion in the 100m, 200m and 4x100m, is considering changing his profession to soccer or cricket after the...

Yohan Blake Working On Technical Aspects Of...

Yohan Blake, the Jamaican sprint star, wants to improve his time going into the World Championships in Moscow next year by improving the technical...

Diving: Yona takes plunge for Jamaican ‘first’

With Usain Bolt and Yohan Blake spearheading the artillery, Jamaica are a force to be reckoned with at an Olympic Games. Hoping to join them...

Jamaican Athletes Lead the Nominees for IAAF...

The Jamaicans are once again in a lane of their own as they lead the nominee race for the IAAF Awards that will be...

Usain Bolt To Go For 3rd Consecutive...

Usain Bolt, the world’s fastest human, confirmed that he plans to defend his titles in the 100 and 200 meters at the 2016 Rio...

London Olympic Gold and The Caribbean Image

THE remarkable feats of Jamaican athletes at the 2012 Olympic Games and, to a lesser extent, those of Grenada and Trinidad and Tobago, must...

Usain Bolt Makes History In Capturing 200...

Usain Bolt repeats sprint double in leading a Jamaican 200 sweep If there was any notion that Usain Bolt was distracted from his talk about...

Yohan Blake Dons Jamaican Color Way Richard...

Planet’s fastest man and the #1 attraction of the London Olympics, Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt competed with his Olympic teammate and training partner Yohan...

Usain Bolt Blows Away Competition To Win...

Jamaica's Usain Bolt defends Olympic 100m title.  Bolt runs the 100-meter dash in 9.63 seconds to capture the gold medal. Bolt blazed to victory...

Yohan Blake, Not Usain Bolt, is the...

LONDON, England - A BIG grin on his face, and 'Eat my dust' plastered across the front of his shirt, a confident Yohan Blake...

Why Jamaica Consistently Produces Top Calibre Sprinters

The race ends in the blink of an eye. With millions watching around the world, a pistol shatters the silence and in a little...

Fateful Day: Jamaica, Usain Bolt – 50...

KINGSTON, Jamaica -- You can't hear yourself think. The vuvuzelas, air horns, ThunderStix, cheers of grown men and shrieks of teenage girls drown out even...

Usain Bolt: Hamstring Injury Might Hamper Gold...

London - Question marks over Usain Bolt's fitness continue to hamper the Jamaican sprinter's build-up to the defense of his gold medal titles in...

Jamaican Olympic Trials: Yohan Blake Beats Usain...

 In a result that can no longer be considered a surprise, Yohan Blake beat Usain Bolt in the 200 meters at Jamaican Olympic trials...

Usain Bolt, Yohan Blake Rematch Set For...

Usain Bolt and Yohan Blake sauntered through their 200 meters semi-finals on Saturday to set up another rematch and an explosive finish to the...

Tyson Gay Returns, Secures Easy Win at...

Tyson Gay joked that his agent tricked him, promising a "low-key" race for his long-awaited return to competition, not the throng of TV cameras...