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Jun 30, 2018
LeBron James, the Cavalier who ruled ClevelandCleveland is a city with three patron saints: Superman, born from the imagination of two college kids, was invented here while the Nazi-defying Olympic gold medallist Jesse Owens called this city a home for a large part of his life. The city's third patron saint is basketball star LeBron James, the man who delivered the city its first sporting success after a 52-year drought in 2016.
Oct 05, 2017
Usain Bolt can play 'inspirational' role in future of athletics, says IAAF chief Sebastian CoeJamaican track superstar Usain Bolt can play a key role in inspiring youngsters to get involved in athletics even though he has hung up his running spikes, IAAF president Sebastian Coe said on Wednesday.
Aug 23, 2017
Carl Lewis takes dig at Usain Bolt, says too much focus on one individual had hindered growth of athleticsThe last decade in world athletics belonged to Usain Bolt but the legendary Carl Lewis is not happy with the singular focus on the Jamaican showman.
Jul 30, 2017
IAAF World Championships 2017: Usain Bolt favourite to win at London event, says Donovan BaileyBolt logged his season best of 9.95 seconds just over a week ago in Monaco, a time beaten by a raft of sprinters this year
Jun 22, 2017
Boris Becker bankrupt: From Diego Maradona to Chris Cairns, list of sportsmen who went down the same routeBoris Becker joined a long list of athletes who fell from dizzying heights of fortune to file for bankruptcy due to a myriad of reasons from mismanagement of finances to child support.
Feb 15, 2017
Usain Bolt has 'redefined athletics', but Jesse Owens remains the 'greatest', says Michael JohnsonAthletics legend Michael Johnson says while Usain Bolt could be considered "greatest" sprinter in the world but his personal favourite remains Jesse Owens.
Aug 01, 2016
Olympic Legends: The greats who set sporting benchmarks in the early era of the GamesAs the Rio prepares to host the Olympic Games, we look back at first set of legends that the Games yielded. Here are first five legends from 1920 to 1952
Jul 21, 2016
The Javier Sotomayor column: Usain Bolt could cement his legendary status at 2016 Rio OlympicsUsain Bolt is set to be a superstar at the Rio Olympics. If he wins, he will become a better legend, since he is already a Olympic great.
May 13, 2016
'Pelé: Birth of a Legend' review: It's a win for 'the beautiful game', but a loss for PeléPelé: Birth of a Legend traces the journey of the football god from the slums of Sao Paulo to the finals of the 1958 FIFA World Cup in Sweden
Mar 11, 2016
'Race' movie review: This Jesse Owens biopic grips you till the finish lineRace depicts the real-life story of the legendary Jesse Owens, and his quest for gold during the historical 1936 Berlin Olympics