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Jun 12, 2016
Usain Bolt overcomes ‘horrible start’ to win the 100m in 9.88 seconds at Racers Grand PrixJamaica's Usain Bolt shook off a "horrible start" to win the 100m at the Racers Grand Prix athletics meeting in 9.88sec, the second-fastest time in the world this year.
May 10, 2015
Asafa Powell clocks 9.84secs to set fastest 100m time this yearAsafa Powell ran the fastest 100 meters in the world this year when he clocked a blazing 9.84 seconds at the Jamaica International Invitational in Kingston on Saturday.
May 22, 2014
Should doping be made legal in athletics? Carl Lewis weighs inThe playing field is never level — which brought us to ask Olympian of the Century Carl Lewis an extremely tough question — should the rules on doping in athletics be relaxed?
May 03, 2014
US sprint champion Tyson Gay suspended for a year for dopingThe 31-year-old could have been suspended for two years for his first doping offence but received a reduction because of his substantial assistance, USADA said.
Apr 10, 2014
Former 100m world record holder Powell handed 18-month doping banPowell's backdated ban begins from the date of his sample collection on June 21, 2013.
Oct 14, 2013
WADA to investigate Jamaica over alleged drug testing lapsesArray
Aug 23, 2013
Jamaica defends drug testing program amid accusations of poor controlsThe World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) issued a statement on Thursday urging JADCO to respond "urgently and appropriately" to Shirley's comments, which have followed a string of positive doping tests returned by Jamaican athletes in recent months.
Jul 27, 2013
Sprinter Tyson Gay failed more than one drug test this yearEarlier this month, Gay revealed he had tested positive in an out-of-competition test he took on May 16.
Jul 26, 2013
I'm just trying to improve the sport: Usain BoltThe world's fastest man, though, stopped short of condemning fellow Jamaican sprinters Asafa Powell and Sherone Simpson or American rival Tyson Gay.
Jul 25, 2013
I know I am clean: Usain BoltBolt was speaking in London where he competes on Friday for the first time since his three gold medals at the Olympics a year ago.