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Yohan Blake blasts back with 100m Diamond League win, eyes world champs

Both sprinters were given the same time of 10.07 seconds, with Blake declared the winner.

Aug 19, 2019, 00:49 AM IST

Life after Usain Bolt: New-look Jamaica fail Commonwealth Games test

As sprint legend Usain Bolt partied into the early hours and hung out with movie stars at the Commonwealth Games, it wasn't so much fun for the Jamaica track team he left behind.

Apr 16, 2018, 09:53 AM IST

All-over-the-place Yohan Blake blames stumble for 100m shock

Jamaican sprinter Yohan Blake stumbled out of the blocks and said he was "all over the place" in coming third as South Africa's Akani Simbine won a stunning 100m gold at the Commonwealth Games on Monday.

Apr 09, 2018, 20:33 PM IST

Usain Bolt to be in stands for Yohan Blake in CWG 100m final on Monday

Blake hopes to claim the title as a stepping stone to restoring Jamaica`s primacy in the event following last year`s retirement of Usain Bolt.

Apr 08, 2018, 15:00 PM IST

Eight international stars to watch at 2018 Commonwealth Games

English swimmer Adam Peaty and Jamaican sprinter Yohan Blake will be among the world-class competitors in action when the Commonwealth Games begin next week in Australia's Gold Coast.

Apr 02, 2018, 16:54 PM IST

Yohan Blake completes sprint double at Jamaican Nationals, World Championship trials

Running in lane five, the 2012 Olympic 100m and 200m silver medallist was quickest off the curve and powered away to a big win over Commonwealth Games champion Rasheed Dwyer.

Jun 26, 2017, 09:11 AM IST

Majestic Brian Lara bats once again as legends gather for cyclone-ravaged Dominican cause

West Indian legend Brian Lara returned to bat once again on Sunday and scored a fluent 68 runs in a charity match aimed at raising funds for the cyclone-ravaged Dominican Republic.

Sep 27, 2015, 21:02 PM IST

World Athletics Championships: Five fastest men on planet

Let's look at the five fastest times recorded in the 100 meter sprint before the much-anticipated Usain Bolt-Justin Gatlin blockbuster clash in the 2015 Beijing World Athletics Championships at the

Aug 22, 2015, 16:28 PM IST

Usain Bolt withdraws from Jamaican national championship

 Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt is not participating in the Jamaica Athletics Administrative Association National Senior Championship.

Jun 28, 2015, 16:33 PM IST

Jamaican national trials: Usain Bolt's last-gasp withdrawal fuels speculation

Usain Bolt`s lack of form combined with his late withdrawal from the Jamaican 100 metres national trials on Thursday have raised more doubts about the future of the world`s fastest man.

Jun 25, 2015, 22:03 PM IST

Usain Bolt will work on 100 at Jamaican trials

Reigning world and Olympic sprint champion Usain Bolt will return to basics when he runs the 100 metres Thursday at the Jamaica Athletics Championships to prepare for the World Championships.

Jun 24, 2015, 08:12 AM IST

Usain Bolt enters 100 at Jamaican world trials

Reigning world champions Usain Bolt and Shelly Ann Fraser-Pryce are both entered in this week`s Jamaican trials despite holding byes to the Beijing world championships.

Jun 22, 2015, 12:03 PM IST

Sprinter Yohan Blake makes successful return to competition

Former world champion sprinter Yohan Blake took a huge towards his participation in this summer's World Championships in Beijing when he won his first competitive appearance in nearly a year at the Jamaica Athletics Administrative Association All-Comers development series here.

Jun 09, 2015, 16:55 PM IST

Fit-again Yohan Blake taking it slow as Rio beckons

Former World 100 metres champion Yohan Blake is back to full fitness but says he will not be rushing his comeback to international competition.

May 22, 2015, 19:28 PM IST

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.

Apr 09, 2015, 07:10 AM IST

CWG 2014: Usain Bolt charms as Jamaica and Kenya dominate

Although only racing in the programme-ending 4x100m relay, the larger-than-life presence of Usain Bolt dominated track and field at the Commonwealth Games, hit by the absence of several other big names.

Aug 03, 2014, 15:58 PM IST

Mo Farah withdraws from Commonwealth Games` 5000m and 10000m events

In a huge blow to the Commonwealth Games, long and middle distance runner Mo Farah has withdrawn from the quadrennial competition.

Jul 24, 2014, 16:41 PM IST

Jamaica sprinter Yohan Blake out for season after surgery

Jamaica’s double Olympic sprint silver medallist Yohan Blake has been ruled out for the rest of the 2014 season after undergoing surgery on an injured hamstring, coach Glen Mills said on Tuesday.

Jul 23, 2014, 10:11 AM IST

No serious damage to Blake, says manager

Yohan Blake`s manager, Cubie Seegobin, says the Jamaican star sprinter has suffered no damage, after pulling up and tumbling to the track during the 100 metres at the Glasgow Grand Prix here Friday.

Jul 13, 2014, 11:09 AM IST

Blake`s injury woes continue as he pulls up in Glasgow

Yohan Blake`s injury troubles hit a new low as he pulled up during the 100 metres at Friday`s Diamond League meeting in Glasgow.

Jul 12, 2014, 04:29 AM IST