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#Usain Bolt

# usain-bolt - Thursday 4 May, 2017

Bolt fears a post-athletics 'belly', but isn't considering a retirement u-turn

The 30-year-old will hang up his spikes after this summer’s World Championships.

# usain-bolt - Wednesday 5 April, 2017

12-year-old Jamaican hailed as the next Usain Bolt after record sprint goes viral Speed Queen This post contains videos

12-year-old Jamaican hailed as the next Usain Bolt after record sprint goes viral

Brianna Lyston – remember the name.

# usain-bolt - Saturday 28 January, 2017

'Rules are rules': Usain Bolt has handed back his 2008 Olympic relay gold

Bolt, Nesta Carter, Asafa Powell and Michael Frater surrender medals following Carter’s positive doping test.

# usain-bolt - Wednesday 11 January, 2017

Ronaldo, Murray and Bolt included on six-man shortlist for coveted world sport award

LeBron James, Steph Curry and Mo Farah have also been nominated for the men’s gong.

# usain-bolt - Saturday 31 December, 2016

The one and only 'Usain from Jamaica' called MUTV after today's win What Usain? This post contains videos

# usain-bolt - Friday 2 December, 2016

Usain Bolt wins record sixth IAAF World Athlete of the Year award

It’s been another superb year for arguably the greatest athlete of all time.

# usain-bolt - Sunday 13 November, 2016

Usain Bolt set to train with Bundesliga club as he considers football career

The nine-time Olympic champion is a high-profile Manchester United fan and has made no secret of his love for football.

# usain-bolt - Thursday 29 September, 2016

Usain Bolt puts his 'fastest man on the planet' title on the line to race James Corden Boy Racers This post contains videos

Usain Bolt puts his 'fastest man on the planet' title on the line to race James Corden

Two finely-tuned athletes going head-to-head, but there could only be one winner.

# usain-bolt - Thursday 1 September, 2016

We'll Leave it There So: Munster star retires, Irish teenager moves to Premier League and all today's sport

Plus, Colin Kaepernick’s NFL career could be over after his refusal to stand for the US national anthem.

From "He's my boy": Usain Bolt describes friendship with Denis O'Brien Best Friends

"He's my boy": Usain Bolt describes friendship with Denis O'Brien

“He’s really a nice person. He has faith in me, he has made me a job for life.”

# usain-bolt - Monday 22 August, 2016

Hotline Rings Finale: The highs and lows of a dramatic Olympics

As the Rio chapter of the Olympics closes, we sign off on our Olympic podcast with a brief recap of the last two weeks.

5 winners and losers from the Rio Olympics

Neymar scored in the 1-1 draw in the final against Germany and then converted the winning penalty to give the hosts a first-ever football gold.

Rowing hero Gary O'Donovan holds Irish flag as 'marvellous' Rio flames out

A rollercoaster fortnight mixed off-field hitches with compelling sporting drama.

# usain-bolt - Saturday 20 August, 2016

'Triple-triple!' History-maker Usain Bolt bows out of the Olympics in style

Japan’s quartet took a surprise silver in 37.60sec while Canada claimed bronze.

'There's been nobody since Muhammad Ali who's got remotely near to what this guy has done'

IAAF president Sebastian Coe is a big fan of Usain Bolt.

# usain-bolt - Friday 19 August, 2016

We'll Leave It There So: Rob Heffernan's heroism, Pat Hickey's hell and all today's sport

Elsewhere, Ryan Lochte starts to grovel and Conor McGregor weighs in for UFC 202.

Usain Bolt reckons his opponents are too slow

Usain Bolt took a subtle jab at his opponents after winning the 200m final.

From The Daily Edge Usain Bolt's mam didn't look all that impressed with another Olympic gold last night Playing It Cool

Bolt reigns supreme! Sprint king retains 200m crown in Olympic farewell

Bolt wins third straight 200m title, beating rising star Andre de Grasse into second.

# usain-bolt - Thursday 18 August, 2016

Usain Bolt and his Canadian rival so comfortable that they laughed across the finish line

The pair steadily built a big lead during the 200-metre semi-final at the Rio Olympics.

# usain-bolt - Monday 15 August, 2016

Hotline Rings Ep. 7: The fastest man in the world, big day for Irish women in Rio

Sinead O’Carroll joins us live from Rio de Janeiro.

Three-peat! Usain Bolt beats Justin Gatlin to win his third 100m gold

The fastest man on the planet just did it again.

# usain-bolt - Saturday 13 August, 2016

Olympic Breakfast: Steven Donnelly boxes for a medal as Usain Bolt joins the party

Get the supplies in, it’s going to be a day full of Olympic-shaped action.

# usain-bolt - Sunday 31 July, 2016

On track? How the speed kings and queens of 2012 are set for Rio

At least three of our favourite events in London will usher in new champions in Rio.

# usain-bolt - Friday 22 July, 2016

Bolt cruises to 200m win - but says he needs more work before Rio

Fastest man on the planet shakes off injury concerns on his comeback.

# usain-bolt - Thursday 21 July, 2016

Bolt to quash Rio injury rumours with London comeback tomorrow

The six-time Olympic champion missed the Jamaican Olympic trials with a hamstring strain.

# usain-bolt - Wednesday 13 July, 2016

# usain-bolt - Saturday 2 July, 2016

Usain Bolt to learn Rio injury fate this week after missing Olympic trials

Athletics’ biggest star hopes to race on 22 July to earn inclusion in the Jamaica squad.

# usain-bolt - Tuesday 17 May, 2016

Usain Bolt has an 'aggravated hamstring injury' - but still plans to race on Friday Hammy This post contains videos

Usain Bolt has an 'aggravated hamstring injury' - but still plans to race on Friday

Bolt detouring to Germany for treatment ahead of Friday’s meet in Ostrava.

# usain-bolt - Sunday 15 May, 2016

Usain Bolt ran his first 100m of the season last night - and says 'it wasn't the best' Road To Rio This post contains videos

Usain Bolt ran his first 100m of the season last night - and says 'it wasn't the best'

Bolt returns to the track ahead of the Ostrava Golden Spike meet next week.

# usain-bolt - Wednesday 2 March, 2016

Messi, Bolt and Djokovic among nominees for world’s best male athlete

Serena Williams and Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce are in the running for the Laureus sportswoman award.

# usain-bolt - Monday 25 January, 2016

Usain Bolt hints that he might not retire next year after all

Sprint king wants to run a sub-19 second time for the 200m.

# usain-bolt - Monday 28 December, 2015

It’s a funny ol’ game: 8 football moments from 2015 guaranteed to give you a laugh

From Van Gaal’s antics to Kyle Lafferty’s geography.

# usain-bolt - Saturday 3 October, 2015

Murray hoping Zebo and Earls can emulate Usain Bolt at Olympic Park

‘I don’t think players are afraid to say that if we go well then we’ve got a good chance of winning.’

# usain-bolt - Sunday 13 September, 2015

Conor McGregor’s greasy fry-up and the rest of the sporting tweets of the week

Also, Mike Ross shows Usain Bolt how to sprint, and Paul McShane goes all street.

# usain-bolt - Sunday 6 September, 2015

Joe Schmidt’s Ireland had a very special guest speaker during the week

The world’s fastest man visited Carton House to speak to the squad.

# usain-bolt - Monday 31 August, 2015

Doping remains firmly in the spotlight despite Beijing fireworks

There’s a lot to ponder for the new IAAF president ahead of next year’s Olympic Games.

# usain-bolt - Sunday 30 August, 2015

15 of our favourite sporting pictures of the week Say Cheese This post contains images

15 of our favourite sporting pictures of the week

Some classic shots from the week in sport

# usain-bolt - Saturday 29 August, 2015

Watch: Usain Bolt wins third gold medal in 4x100m relay, Great Britain and USA botch handovers

Bolt lead Jamaica to victory in a time of 37.36 seconds.

# usain-bolt - Friday 28 August, 2015

Usain Bolt mulls Rio retirement segue

The towering Jamaican said he was only 50-50 about running at the next world championships.

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