Meanwhile, Bolt’s teammates rushed to help him as he lay on the track, in the same stadium where he and his teammates set the world record in this event, 36.84 seconds, at the 2012 Summer Olympics. Kevin Jones, a doctor with the Jamaican team, said his preliminary diagnosis was that Bolt had suffered an acute muscle cramp in his left… Continue reading "Usain Bolt Pulls Up Short in Relay, Unable to Finish His Farewell Race"
What, however, explains the urgency in fitting Gatlin for the crown of thorns? Gatlin is an athlete of his time and place. He finished third in the 100 meters at the 2012 London Olympics. Five of the eight men who ran that day have served doping bans. There were runners in London last weekend who had served doping suspensions and… Continue reading "Justin Gatlin Is an Athlete of His Time, Not a Villain"
Bolt, in what he said was his last individual race, finished third at the world championships. The American Justin Gatlin won his second title. Source link