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Usain Bolt takes over from Ricky Gervais as the new face of Optus

Optus has snagged Olympic sprinter Usain Bolt as the new face of its mobile network ahead of the 2016 Rio Olympics. The runner will take over from comedian Ricky Gervais whose commercials garnered mix opinions. The new advertising campaign will begin next month around the theme of ‘Relentless Improvement’. Optus’ […]
Usain Bolt takes over from Ricky Gervais as the new face of Optus
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The Best Celebrations From The London 2012 Olympic Games

[credit provider=”NBC Sports”] The Olympics are held up as this great event where everyone from all over the globe comes together to revel in the joys of sportsmanship and camaraderie.The last two weeks certainly proved this to be true, but as the saying goes, “to the victor go the spoils.”
The Best Celebrations From The London 2012 Olympic Games
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Bruce Jenner Doesn’t Think Usain Bolt Is The Greatest Athlete Ever

[credit provider=”YouTube” url=”http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Mw87WdbrvXI”] Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt shattered world records at the Olympic games. But legendary athlete Bruce Jenner isn’t impressed and scoffed at Bolt for calling himself the greatest athlete ever. 
Bruce Jenner Doesn’t Think Usain Bolt Is The Greatest Athlete Ever
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Usain Bolt Will Compete In The 2016 Olympics

[credit provider=”AP”] You might wonder what there is left to prove for the man that has declared himself to be the “greatest athlete” ever. In fact, when asked what was left to prove after winning the 200 meters yesterday, Usain Bolt said “nothing really.” But that doesn’t mean the 25-year […]
Usain Bolt Will Compete In The 2016 Olympics
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Usain Bolt: ‘I Have No Respect For People Like Attention-Seeking Carl Lewis’

[credit provider=”Screenshot via NBC Olympics”] Usain Bolt said he had “no respect” for Carl Lewis, the man whose Olympic feats he eclipsed with victory in the 200m, saying the American’s recent comments on doping were attention-seeking.Bolt targeted the former Olympic 100m and 200m champion after becoming the first man to […]
Usain Bolt: ‘I Have No Respect For People Like Attention-Seeking Carl Lewis’
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Usain Bolt Wins Gold In 200 Meters

[credit provider=”BBC”] Usain Bolt won his second gold medal in London by winning the 200-meters Thursday with a time of 19.32.Bolt was the favourite coming into the race and edged out Jamaican teammates Yohan Blake (19.44) and Warren Weir (19.84).
Usain Bolt Wins Gold In 200 Meters
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NBC Is Really Trying To Make ‘Bolting’ Happen

[credit provider=”Twitter.com/NBCOlympics” url=”https://twitter.com/NBCOlympics/status/233255683875803136/photo/1/large”] Are you “Bolting” yet? Yeah, neither are we. But that hasn’t stopped NBC from trying to make the stance that emulates Usain Bolt’s signature celebration the next Tebowing.Of course, what NBC is really trying to do is trump up excitement for their Olympic broadcasts tonight and tomorrow, […]
NBC Is Really Trying To Make ‘Bolting’ Happen
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Usain Bolt Will Have A Tryout With Manchester United

[credit provider=”YouTube” url=”http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ugeADkDn4gs”] Usain Bolt is a huge soccer fan in addition to being the fastest man in the world, and according to Yahoo! Sports, Bolt will get to live out his dream of suiting up for Manchester United. Bolt will report to United’s training ground outside Manchester after the Olympics […]
Usain Bolt Will Have A Tryout With Manchester United
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Sprinters Have The Most Intense Faces Of The Entire Olympics

[credit provider=”NBC Sports”] With the Track & Field portion of the Olympics now at full speed, one of the cooler aspects of NBC’s coverage has been the super slo-mo view of the runners approaching the finish line.The view gives the viewers an amazing perspective on the faces of the runners […]
Sprinters Have The Most Intense Faces Of The Entire Olympics
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Usain Bolt’s Twitter Bio Is Perfect

Fastest man in the world Usain Bolt has a goofy side. He always strikes his signature pose after winning races, and he’s been taking funny pictures all around London and tweeting them out.
Usain Bolt’s Twitter Bio Is Perfect
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Usain Bolt Wins Gold In 100-Meter Dash, Breaks Own Olympic Record

Usain Bolt just won his second-straight 100-meter gold medal in an Olympic record 9.63 seconds. A lot of people thought fellow Jamaican Yohan Blake would beat him, but in the end it wasn’t even all that close. Blake got the silver, and USA’s Justin Gatlin won the bronze. 
Usain Bolt Wins Gold In 100-Meter Dash, Breaks Own Olympic Record
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Why A Country Of Just 2.8 Million People Produces The Fastest Runners In The World

[credit provider=”wikimedia commons” url=”http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Boltbeijing_%28cropped%29.jpg”] This Sunday, Usain Bolt will run the 100 meters final, defending the gold medal and world record he set in 2008. Expectations are so high that scientists wondering just how fast he actually can actually run — 9.36 by some calculations.Bolt’s success is fascinating and audacious […]
Why A Country Of Just 2.8 Million People Produces The Fastest Runners In The World
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YOHAN BLAKE: The Beast Who Could Beat Usain Bolt In London

[credit provider=”Wikimedia Commons” url=”http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Yohan_Blake_Daegu_2011.jpg”] On the morning of Monday 6 October 2008, so the story goes, Yohan Blake packed his bags and left Danny Hawthorne’s house for the last time. It was not an easy thing to do. Blake spent three years living with Hawthorne, his mentor and sports coach […]
YOHAN BLAKE: The Beast Who Could Beat Usain Bolt In London
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Bolt Can Run 9.4 Seconds, Says Michael Johnson

(Reuters) – American great Michael Johnson believes Usain Bolt can lower his 100 meters world record from 9.58 to 9.4 seconds and has also suggested two years is not a long enough ban for drug cheats.
Bolt Can Run 9.4 Seconds, Says Michael Johnson