Asia's fastest sprinter Yoshihide Kiryu to challenge Usain Bolt in New York
Asia's fastest sprinter Yoshihide Kiryu to challenge Usain Bolt in New York

Japanese teenager Yoshihide Kiryu, the fastest runner in Asia, has been invited to race 100 metres against world record holder Usain Bolt at the Diamond League New York Grand Prix in June.

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.

Usain Bolt unhappy despite victory in Rio
Usain Bolt unhappy despite victory in Rio

 Sprint legend Usain Bolt claimed his first 100 metre race of the season by winning the "Mano a Mano" sprint challenge here.

Usain Bolt clocks 10.12sec in Rio 100m exhibition
Usain Bolt clocks 10.12sec in Rio 100m exhibition

Jamaican sprint legend Usain Bolt clocked 10.12 seconds to win an exhibition 100m race in Rio de Janeiro on Sunday.

Usain Bolt aiming to double up at World Relays
Usain Bolt aiming to double up at World Relays

Six-time Olympic gold track medallist Usain Bolt said Saturday he was hoping to compete for Jamaica in both the 4x100 and 4x200m at next month`s IAAF World Relays in the Bahamas.

Usain Bolt targeting 200m world record, third golden triple
Usain Bolt targeting 200m world record, third golden triple

Jamaican sprint legend Usain Bolt insisted Friday his sights were set on an unprecedented "triple-triple" at next year`s Rio Olympics, with a new world record in the 200m also a major goal.

Injury free season priority for Usain Bolt
Injury free season priority for Usain Bolt

Usain Bolt declared himself virtually unbeatable on Friday but downplayed expectations for 2015, saying his main priority was staying injury free ahead of next year`s Rio de Janeiro Olympics.

Usain Bolt still the favourite to win at World Championship: Michael Johnson
Usain Bolt still the favourite to win at World Championship: Michael Johnson

 Four-time Olympic gold medallist Michael Johnson on Tuesday backed multiple Olympic and world champion Usain Bolt to defend his titles in 100m and 200m events at the World Championship, to be held in Beijing from August 22 to 30.

Usain Bolt wins in 200m return at UTech Classic, asks for Justin Gatlin showdown
Usain Bolt wins in 200m return at UTech Classic, asks for Justin Gatlin showdown

Usain Bolt kicked off his campaign to win sprint honours at Beijing`s World Championships later this year on Saturday and said he would be willing to face American rival Justin Gatlin at any time.

Yohan Blake targets double at Beijing World Championships
Yohan Blake targets double at Beijing World Championships

 Double Olympic sprint silver medallist Yohan Blake is targeting a podium finish at this year`s world championships in Beijing after recovering from hamstring surgery, though his management team still have no definite date for his return to competition.

Usain Bolt to compete in next month's World Relays
Usain Bolt to compete in next month's World Relays

Usain Bolt will compete in next month`s IAAF World Relays in the Bahamas, the Jamaica Athletics Administrative Association said on Tuesday.

Usain Bolt to return to USA for New York race in June
Usain Bolt to return to USA for New York race in June

Olympic champion and world record holder Usain Bolt will make his first appearance in the United States in five years when he competes in the Adidas Grand Prix Diamond League meeting in New York City on June 13, organisers said on Wednesday.

Usain Bolt to race in Rio in April
Usain Bolt to race in Rio in April

Usain Bolt will compete in a 100 metre sprint event here in April as he steps up preparations for next year's Olympic Games, local officials have said.

Usain Bolt wins first individual race of 2015
Usain Bolt wins first individual race of 2015

World 100 and 200-metre record holder Usain Bolt was pleased with his fitness improvement Saturday after winning a 400-metre heat in his first individual race of the year.

Usain Bolt makes surprise relay start to season
Usain Bolt makes surprise relay start to season

World 100 and 200-metre record holder Usain Bolt made a surprise 2015 season debut Saturday, running the anchor leg in a 4x100 relay heat victory at the Gibson Relays.

Usain Bolt opts out of Camperdown Classic
Usain Bolt opts out of Camperdown Classic

Six-time Olympic champion Usain Bolt opted out of the Camperdown Classic athletics meeting on Saturday after toying with the idea of launching his 2015 season with a 400m there.

Usain Bolt plans 2017 World Championships swansong
Usain Bolt plans 2017 World Championships swansong

Jamaican sprint sensation Usain Bolt plans to bow out in glory after the 2017 World Championships in London, he said in a British newspaper interview published on Saturday.

Usain Bolt signs up for Paris meet
Usain Bolt signs up for Paris meet

 Jamaica sprint star Usain Bolt will run the 100 metres for the first time in five years here after confirming his appearance at the Areva Diamond League meet in July.

Usain Bolt to add sparkle to Paris Diamond meet
Usain Bolt to add sparkle to Paris Diamond meet

 Jamaican athletics legend Usain Bolt will line-up in the 100 metres at the Diamond League meeting in Paris on July 4, the organisers announced on Wednesday.

Usain Bolt eager to re-establish sprint supremacy
Usain Bolt eager to re-establish sprint supremacy

Jamaican sprint king Usain Bolt is eager to reassert his supremacy following an injury-plagued season in which American Justin Gatlin took over as the number one ranked sprinter.