I`m ready for Justin Gatlin in Beijing: Usain Bolt
I`m ready for Justin Gatlin in Beijing: Usain Bolt

Usain Bolt insisted Thursday he would be ready for the challenge of toppling the in-form American Justin Gatlin at the World Championships in Beijing next month.

Justin Gatlin hoping Usain Bolt healthy and fit to go in Beijing worlds
Justin Gatlin hoping Usain Bolt healthy and fit to go in Beijing worlds

American Justin Gatlin has Usain Bolt fixed in his sights and has expressed his hope that the injured Jamaican sprint king will be healthy for next month`s world championships.

Justin Gatlin powers past Tyson Gay and Asafa Powell
Justin Gatlin powers past Tyson Gay and Asafa Powell

American Justin Gatlin reinforced his credentials as favourite for next month`s world championships by powering to an impressive victory in the 100m at the Diamond League meet in Lausanne on Thursday.

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.

Justin Gatlin, Tyson Gay, Asafa Powell battle on in Usain Bolt`s absence
Justin Gatlin, Tyson Gay, Asafa Powell battle on in Usain Bolt`s absence

Lovers of clean track and field will be cringing at Thursday`s Diamond League meet in Lausanne when doping cheats Justin Gatlin and Tyson Gay come to face to face in what is sure to be an explosive 100m.

France finally reap Olympic reward for Tyson Gay doping
France finally reap Olympic reward for Tyson Gay doping

France were on Saturday belatedly awarded bronze medals for the men`s 4x100m relay at the 2012 Olympics after the United States were disqualified due to Tyson Gay`s doping ban.

Justin Gatlin powers into 200m final at US championships
Justin Gatlin powers into 200m final at US championships

Justin Gatlin made it look easy Sunday, powering into the final of the 200m at the US championships in 19.90sec.

Justin Gatlin eyes double as 400m win leaves Allyson Felix facing choice
Justin Gatlin eyes double as 400m win leaves Allyson Felix facing choice

Justin Gatlin stayed on course for a sprint double World Championships challenge on Saturday, while Allyson Felix has a choice to make after a storming 400m triumph at the US athletics championships.

Tyson Gay downs Trayvon Bromell, books World Championships return
Tyson Gay downs Trayvon Bromell, books World Championships return

US veteran Tyson Gay won the 100m at the US athletics championships on Friday in 9.87sec to book his first trip to the World Championships since 2009.

'New faces' overshadow Tyson Gay as US championships kick off
'New faces' overshadow Tyson Gay as US championships kick off

Tyson Gay launched his bid for a first World Championships berth since 2009 on Thursday, but Remontay McClain`s 9.82sec overshadowed the veteran in the 100m heats at the US athletics championships.

Doping casts a shadow on US Track and Field Championships
Doping casts a shadow on US Track and Field Championships

Doping allegations against coach Alberto Salazar and his top US runner, 2012 London Olympic 10,000-meter runner-up Galen Rupp, loom large as the US Track and Field Championships begin Thursday.

Have shown I'm the best when it mattered most: Usain Bolt
Have shown I'm the best when it mattered most: Usain Bolt

Six-time Olympic champion Usain Bolt on Friday dismissed suggestions that he is 'afraid' of facing in-form American Justin Gatlin, adding that he has shown he is the best when it mattered most.

Asafa Powell among world's fastest to race next month
Asafa Powell among world's fastest to race next month

The world’s three fastest men are set to race each other in a highly anticipated show down in 100 metres at the Athletissima Diamond League meeting.

Tyson Gay`s doping costs USA Olympic relay silver
Tyson Gay`s doping costs USA Olympic relay silver

The members of the U.S. men`s 4x100 metres relay team that won silver at the 2012 Olympics have been stripped of their medals following the doping conviction of sprinter Tyson Gay, the United States Olympic Committee (USOC) said on Wednesday.

Americans too fast for Usain Bolt to catch in relay
Americans too fast for Usain Bolt to catch in relay

Not even Usain Bolt could overcome a big American lead as the U.S. men sprinted to a convincing victory over Jamaica in the 4x100 metres relay at the IAAF World Relays in Nassau on Saturday.

Relay king Usain Bolt ready to hit new highs
Relay king Usain Bolt ready to hit new highs

Jamaican sprint sensation Usain Bolt is back from an injury-blighted season and fully ready to soar to the heights that saw him set world records in both the 100 and 200m.

Usain Bolt blasts tainted Tyson Gay's return
Usain Bolt blasts tainted Tyson Gay's return

Sprint sensation Usain Bolt has blasted Tyson Gay’s return to track and field, saying the American should have been banned for life for doping.

Tyson Gay's reduced ban sends wrong message, says Usain Bolt
Tyson Gay's reduced ban sends wrong message, says Usain Bolt

The world`s fastest man, Usain Bolt, has criticised the "stupid" deal under which American sprinter Tyson Gay was given a reduced ban of only one year after failing three drugs tests in 2013.

Tyson Gay replaces Justin Gatlin for Jamaica Invitational
Tyson Gay replaces Justin Gatlin for Jamaica Invitational

 American sprinter Tyson Gay has been added to the line-up for the Jamaica International Invitational, replacing compatriot Justin Gatlin, who was forced to withdraw due to other commitments.

Nike sign Justin Gatlin but won't add Tyson Gay
Nike sign Justin Gatlin but won't add Tyson Gay

Nike have no plans to add Tyson Gay to their stable of athletes, the company said on Wednesday, after it agreed to a new sponsorship deal with another disgraced American sprinter, Justin Gatlin.