Usain Bolt wants to be professional footballer

Legendary Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt as a child dreamt of becoming a Test cricket sensation.

I was nailed on a cross for 25 years: Ben Johnson

Canadian sprinter Ben Johnson returned to Seoul`s Olympic Stadium on Tuesday -- 25 years to the day after the steroid-assisted 100m final victory that destroyed his career and reputation.

Asafa Powell says will not retire, hopes to clear name

Former world 100 metres record holder Asafa Powell has no plans to retire despite a positive finding for a banned stimulant.

Injury forces Yohan Blake out of World Championships

Reigning 100 metre world champ Yohan Blake has withdrawn from next month`s World Athletics Championships in Moscow with a hamstring injury.

Sprint stars Tyson Gay, Asafa Powell fail drug tests

Tyson Gay and Asafa Powell, two of the four fastest men in history, sent shockwaves through the blue riband 100m when both men failed drug tests.

Yohan Blake suffers hamstring injury

Reigning world 100m champion Yohan Blake could be out up to six weeks after suffering a right hamstring injury during the UTech Classic track and field meet in Kingston on the weekend.

Usain Bolt to run at Paris meet

Usain Bolt, holder of six Olympic gold medals, will take part in the 200-meter race at the July 6 Diamond League meet as part of his preparation for August`s world championships in Moscow.