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Great Britain claim world 4x100m world gold as Usain Bolt pulls up in final race

Media playback is not supported on this device Great Britain’s men claimed a stunning 4x100m relay gold at the World Championships as Usain Bolt pulled up injured in his final ever race. On a febrile night of track and field, Mo Farah’s own finale ended with 5,000m silver as he was beaten in a global final for the first time in six years. But with the young GB women’s sprint quartet storming to a silver of their own it felt like a generational shift as the stadium came alive just ...

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World Championships 2017: Usain Bolt beaten by Justin Gatlin in 100m final

Media playback is not supported on this device World Athletics Championships on the BBC Venue: London Stadium Dates: 4-13 August Coverage: Live across BBC One and Two, BBC Radio 5 live, BBC Radio 5 live sports extra, the BBC Sport website and app. Click for times Justin Gatlin tore up Usain Bolt’s farewell script as he stole world 100m gold with the run of his long and controversial career. Bolt was left with only a bronze in his final individual 100m race as 21-year-old Christian Coleman made it a USA ...

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Usain Bolt continues to impress sports world with latest gold-medal win

11:50 PM ET Jamaica’s Usain Bolt won his third consecutive Olympic 200-meter final Thursday night, finishing in a time of 19.78 seconds. He is the first man to ever win three Olympic medals in the 200. He won the 100-meter final on Sunday, making it the third straight Olympics he has won gold in both the 100- and 200-meter races. It is his eighth Olympic gold medal overall, which ties him with Ray Ewry for the third most in track and field history. The record-setting win drew kudos from sports ...

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Usain Bolt wows sports world with latest gold medal win

10:27 PM ET Jamaica’s Usain Bolt won his third consecutive Olympic gold medal in the 100-meter final Sunday in a time of 9.81 seconds, becoming the first man ever to accomplish the feat. He finished just .08 seconds ahead of American rival Justin Gatlin. The accomplishment caught the attention of many in the sports world: Nothing u can do vs that cheetah! #Bolt — LeBron James (@KingJames) August 15, 2016 Usain Bolt is not real… — Le’Veon Bell (@L_Bell26) August 15, 2016 Bolt the greatest — Todd Gurley II (@TG3II) ...

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