Japanese swimmer Kosuke Hagino named MVP of Incheon Asiad
Japanese swimmer Kosuke Hagino named MVP of Incheon Asiad

Japanese swimmer Kosuke Hagino was named the MVP (Most Valuable Player) of the 17th Asian Games here Saturday.

Usain Bolt aiming to break 19-second 200m barrier
Usain Bolt aiming to break 19-second 200m barrier

After setting 100m and 200m world records, Usain Bolt is now aiming to break the 19 second barrier for 200m.

Sponsors persuade Usain Bolt to run until 2017

Sprint superstar Usain Bolt revealed Friday that he will put back his planned retirement until 2017 at the request of his sponsors.

Usain Bolt targets 200m after Glasgow 2014

Jamaican sprint king Usain Bolt says he wants to concentrate on smashing the 19-second barrier for the 200 metres following his cameo appearance in the Commonwealth Games.

Campbell-Brown makes Diamond return after doping row

Veronica Campbell-Brown will take on world and Olympic 200m champion Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce in Shanghai Sunday as she returns to the Diamond League circuit after her doping controversy.

Former Olympic sprint champion Patton dies

Mel Patton, the 200m gold medallist at the 1948 Olympics, has died at the age of 89, the University of Southern California said.

Don’t worry over late start: Bolt

Jamaica: Sprint sensation Usain Bolt is seeking to allay the fears of his fans who may be worried over his late start to the 2014 track and field season.

Orissa sprinter Mallick to train under Usain Bolt`s coach

Orissa sprinter Amiya Mallick, who won the men`s 200m in National Open Athletics Championships at Ranchi last September, is set to train under Jamaican sprint king Usain Bolt`s coach Glen Mills with an aim to make it to the Indian squad for two major meets later this year.

Olympics won`t be easy for Bolt: Mennea

Olympic sprint champion Pietro Mennea said it will be certainly more difficult now that the runner has a new rival, also a Jamaican national, Yohan Blake.

Agent says Bolt back to full training and ‘good to go’ for London Olympics

Simms said the problem was nothing more serious than a tight hamstring and insisted that he was fully recovered and training normally.

Gold for Bolt in 4th best 200 in history

Usain Bolt finally won gold at the world championships, running the fourth-fastest 200 meters in history.

No plans for rule change after Bolt false start

IAAF said it was "disappointed" that Bolt had false-started but that a sport`s credibility depended on its rules and they had to be applied consistently.

Bolt looks for redemption at worlds on Friday

Usain Bolt has a Friday date with redemption, seeking to put his stunning debacle of a 100-meter false start behind him.

`Showman` Bolt eyes maiden Oslo 200m

Usain Bolt makes his Norwegian bow at Bislett Games, appearing in a 200m for the first time this season.

`Showman` Bolt eyes maiden Oslo 200m

Usain Bolt makes his Norwegian bow at Bislett Games, appearing in a 200m for the first time this season.