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ATHLETICS: Bolt down to compete in Brussels Diamond League

Published:Wednesday | May 13, 2015 | 3:36 PM
Usain Bolt

Triple Olympic gold medalist Usain Bolt has been confirmed for the AG Insurance Memorial Van Damme, Brussels' Diamond League.

The meet will be held on September 11.

Bolt can compete in either the 100 metres or 200 metres and will make his decision after the World Championships.

This will be the seventh time that the multiple world and Olympic champion competes at the prestigious Belgian meeting.

He holds the meet record in the 100 metres with his 9.76 seconds from 2011.

His fastest 200 metres in Brussels is 19.57 seconds.

American Justin Gatlin is also expected to compete at the meet.