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IAAF boss Sebastian Coe hopes for respectful medals ceremony, for Usain Bolt's sake

IAAF boss Sebastian Coe hopes for respectful medals ceremony, for Usain Bolt's sake

Gatlin -- who served two doping bans -- has been roundly booed by the spectators at the London Stadium.

Aug 06, 2017, 23:52 PM IST
Usain Bolt could reverse retirement decision, says Justin Gatlin

Usain Bolt could reverse retirement decision, says Justin Gatlin

The great Jamaican, who has won eight Olympic and 11 world championship gold medals, is planning to quit the track after competing in the 100m and 4x100m relay in the global event in London.

Jul 28, 2017, 23:55 PM IST
Usain Bolt, Almaz Ayana named AIFF World Athletes of the Year

Usain Bolt, Almaz Ayana named AIFF World Athletes of the Year

This is a record sixth time Bolt has won the the male athlete of the year award.

Dec 03, 2016, 18:06 PM IST
Good vs Evil: Usain Bolt, Justin Gatlin ready for 100m duel at Rio Olympics

Good vs Evil: Usain Bolt, Justin Gatlin ready for 100m duel at Rio Olympics

Twelve months ago, when Bolt vanquished Gatlin in the World Championship 100m final.

Aug 13, 2016, 13:34 PM IST
PITIABLE PLIGHT OF INDIAN ATHLETES: Training with worn-out shoes, Rio-bound sprinter Dutee Chand pleads for new pair

PITIABLE PLIGHT OF INDIAN ATHLETES: Training with worn-out shoes, Rio-bound sprinter Dutee Chand pleads for new pair

Chand, 20, qualified for the 100m sprint, becoming the first Indian women to do in 36 years.

Jul 24, 2016, 22:03 PM IST

Athlete Dutee Chand qualifies for Rio Olympics in 100m sprint

Dutee Chand qualifies for Rio Olympics in 100m sprint. Watch complete news story of Aap Ki Khabar for getting detailed updates!

Jun 27, 2016, 16:55 PM IST
Racers Grand Prix: Usain Bolt clocks 9.88sec after horrible start to win in Kingston

Racers Grand Prix: Usain Bolt clocks 9.88sec after horrible start to win in Kingston

The sprint superstar led three compatriots under 10 seconds in a race run in a wind of one meter per second.

Jun 12, 2016, 19:11 PM IST
I did the best I could, says weary Justin Gatlin

I did the best I could, says weary Justin Gatlin

After two decisive defeats at the hands of Usain Bolt in the space of five days, Justin Gatlin is showing the strain. Widespread disdain within the sport for the American sprinter because of his two failed drug tests is also taking its toll.

Aug 27, 2015, 23:12 PM IST
Five facts from Usain Bolt's sprint double at 2015 Beijing World Athletics Championships

Five facts from Usain Bolt's sprint double at 2015 Beijing World Athletics Championships

Let's look at the five interesting facts from Jamaican Usain Bolt's sprint double after winning the men's 200m final, ahead of his Amrican rival Justin Gatlin, in a strong field in Beijing.

Aug 27, 2015, 19:20 PM IST
Asafa Powell 'disappointed' with 100m performance in athletics Worlds

Asafa Powell 'disappointed' with 100m performance in athletics Worlds

Former 100 metres record holder Asafa Powell says he was "very disappointed" he was not among the top three finishers in the finals of the athletics World Championships here.

Aug 25, 2015, 15:01 PM IST
 Five interesting facts about Usain Bolt's recent win at world championships

Five interesting facts about Usain Bolt's recent win at world championships

Faster runner on earth, Usain Bolt once again proved that when it comes to his pet event – 100 meters – there is still no who can dare to beat him.

Aug 24, 2015, 13:21 PM IST
WATCH: Lightening Usain Bolt regains world 100m final

WATCH: Lightening Usain Bolt regains world 100m final

Usain Bolt, the fastest man on earth trumped his great American rival and season's unbeaten Justin Gatlin to defend his World 100 metres title on Sunday at Bird's Nest, in Beijing.

Aug 23, 2015, 19:49 PM IST
World Athletics Championships: Usain Bolt, Justin Gatlin cruise into semi-finals of 100m in Beijing

World Athletics Championships: Usain Bolt, Justin Gatlin cruise into semi-finals of 100m in Beijing

Sprint rivals Usain Bolt and Justin Gatlin sailed through into the semi-finals of the men`s 100m at the world championships on Saturday.

Aug 22, 2015, 19:59 PM IST
Bronte Campbell claims freestyle double at worlds

Bronte Campbell claims freestyle double at worlds

Australia`s Bronte Campbell won the women`s 50m freestyle final at the world swimming championships on Sunday to complete the sprint double having already won the 100m title.

Aug 09, 2015, 21:21 PM IST
Asafa Powell runs 9.87sec in last outing before worlds

Asafa Powell runs 9.87sec in last outing before worlds

Jamaican sprint star Asafa Powell ran 9.87sec in his last 100m outing before the Beijing world championships at a meet in the Swiss town of Bellinzona on Tuesday.

Jul 22, 2015, 14:39 PM IST
De Grasse ready to take Pan Am sprint spotlight

De Grasse ready to take Pan Am sprint spotlight

With no Usain Bolt or Justin Gatlin in the field, Canadian sprinter Andre De Grasse eased to a leisurely win in his opening heat of the 100 metres at the Pan American Games on Tuesday. 

Jul 22, 2015, 11:52 AM IST
Jimmy Vicaut dips under 10sec to storm to French 100m title

Jimmy Vicaut dips under 10sec to storm to French 100m title

Jimmy Vicaut stormed to his second French national 100m title on Saturday to maintain his impressive form ahead of next month`s world championships in Beijing.

Jul 11, 2015, 22:47 PM IST
Justin Gatlin is beatable, vow Tyson Gay and Asafa Powell

Justin Gatlin is beatable, vow Tyson Gay and Asafa Powell

Justin Gatlin might have strung together an undefeated run of 25 races since August 2013, but his main rivals in the absence of the injured Usain Bolt believe the American sprinter can be beaten.

Jul 08, 2015, 21:11 PM IST
Fraser-Pryce opts not to defend world 200m title in Beijing

Fraser-Pryce opts not to defend world 200m title in Beijing

Jamaican sprint star Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce said Friday she will not defend her world 200 metres title in Beijing next month and will just race the 100m.

Jul 03, 2015, 19:18 PM IST
Asafa Powell fills Usain Bolt`s shoes and targets personal best

Asafa Powell fills Usain Bolt`s shoes and targets personal best

Asafa Powell will attempt to fill the sizeable shoes of injured Jamaican compatriot Usain Bolt in the 100m at Saturday`s Diamond League meet in Paris, still keen on lowering his personal best of 9.72 seconds -- the fifth fastest time ever.

Jul 02, 2015, 23:21 PM IST