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Published:Tuesday | August 8, 2017 | 12:00 AMAndre Lowe

LONDON, England:Sprint king Usain Bolt says he is excited about competing in the 4x100m at the World Championships on Saturday inside the London Stadium. He also says he has no issue showing respect to under-pressure American sprinter Justin Gatlin...

Published:Monday | August 7, 2017 | 12:15 AMAndre Lowe

LONDON, England:The London Stadium. Half Way Tree. Sherwood Content. It did not matter where Usain Bolt's last race was being watched from, the effect of the result and the deepening reality that the legendary sprinter had packed his bags and was...

Published:Monday | August 7, 2017 | 12:00 AMAndre Lowe

LONDON, England:For the first time since 2005, Jamaica has been kept off the top of the medal podium at a major championship in the 100m events.There was no Jamaican winner in the men's 100m and, last night, with double Olympic champion Elaine...

Published:Monday | August 7, 2017 | 12:00 AMAndre Lowe

LONDON, England:Elaine Thompson kept a brave smile as she made her way off the London Stadium track, following last night's IAAF World Championships women's 100m final.As the world...

Published:Monday | August 7, 2017 | 12:00 AMAndre Lowe

Despite his fourth place finish in the men's discus final at the IAAF World Championships in London, Jamaica's leading thrower Fedrick Dacres is not clinging to too much disappointment, looking instead at a half full glass.Dacres' personal and...

Published:Sunday | August 6, 2017 | 12:22 AMAndre Lowe

LONDON, England: “I have learnt that I am a fighter and if I am a little more confident I will do great things.” Traves Smikle has had his share of struggles and challenges.  Besides injury issues and a mental battle with himself...

Published:Sunday | August 6, 2017 | 12:09 AMAndre Lowe

Despite his fourth place finish in the men's discus final at the IAAF World Championships in London, Jamaica's leading thrower Fedrick Dacres is not clinging to too much disappointment, looking instead at a half full glass.Dacres' personal and...

Published:Sunday | August 6, 2017 | 12:00 AMAndre Lowe

London, England:Bronze.He wouldn't be Usain Bolt if he didn't end his career like he led it - with another first.Bolt closed the lid on a spell that will go down as one of the most dominant and impactful sporting careers ever; with the first-ever...

Published:Sunday | August 6, 2017 | 12:00 AMAndre Lowe

LONDON, England:Jamaica's women have gobbled up half of the medals on offer in the 100 and 200 metres at the last seven international championships - that's every major event from the 2008 Beijing Olympics to last year's instalment in Rio de Janeiro...

Published:Sunday | August 6, 2017 | 12:00 AMAndre Lowe

LONDON, England:It wasn't quite the end that most persons inside the London Stadium wished for, but sprinting icon Usain Bolt said it was hard to be sad with what was his first third-place finish at a major championships, as he crossed the finish...

Published:Saturday | August 5, 2017 | 12:10 AMAndre Lowe

LONDON, England:American sprinter Justin Gatlin has US$100 riding on Usain Bolt returning to track and field.The American, who is expected to challenge Bolt for the 100m gold medal at the World Championships in London, joked that he is expecting the...

Published:Saturday | August 5, 2017 | 12:09 AMAndre Lowe

LONDON, England:After booking a spot in his second IAAF World Championships final and his second at a major international championships after last year's 12th place Olympic finish in Rio de Janeiro, long jumper Damar Forbes is looking to bring the...

Published:Saturday | August 5, 2017 | 12:00 AMAndre Lowe

LONDON, England:Debutante 400 metres athlete, Stephen Gayle, says he's excited about getting his IAAF World Championships experience underway in today's heats inside the London Stadium.Gayle, who finished in third place at the National Senior...

Published:Saturday | August 5, 2017 | 12:00 AMAndre Lowe

LONDON, England:"Usain Bolt is an icon for everybody, also in Afghanistan. It's good to have a man like him in the sport. He is a champion and a hero for us. It's great for me to run here in London, as it's his last championship and I'm proud to be...

Published:Saturday | August 5, 2017 | 12:00 AMAndre Lowe

LONDON, England:'BoltFest' continues today, while throwers Fedrick Dacres and Traves Smikle created Jamaican history at the World Championships on yesterday's first day of competition inside a rocking London Stadium.Damar Forbes qualified for his...

Published:Friday | August 4, 2017 | 12:12 AMAndre Lowe

LONDON, England:She is one of the most dominant athletes in the world, but Jamaican sprinter Elaine Thompson says she is not taking anything for granted as she gets ready to start her IAAF World Championships campaign inside the London Stadium...

Published:Friday | August 4, 2017 | 12:00 AMAndre Lowe

LONDON, England:The beginning of the end.That's what this evening's IAAF World Championships men's 100m heat represents for iconic Jamaica sprinter Usain Bolt, who will close the lid on an unmatched career with his final individual race this weekend...

Published:Friday | August 4, 2017 | 12:00 AMAndre Lowe

LONDON, England:Usain Bolt is confident that Jamaica will continue to turn out top sprinters after his retirement and credited his coach for always getting him up to speed when it matters most despite his many injury setbacks.Bolt will feature in...

Published:Thursday | August 3, 2017 | 7:27 PMAndre Lowe

LONDON, England: Usain Bolt and Novlene Williams-Mills have been named as male and female captains for Jamaica's team to the IAAF World Championships in London, England. Bolt will be bringing an end to his career at these championships, where...

Published:Thursday | August 3, 2017 | 4:05 AMAndre Lowe

Andre Lowe, Sports Editor LONDON, England: Jamaican sprinting star Elaine Thompson says she is in good shape heading into the World Championships in London adding that she has fully recovered from an Achilles issue that was bothering her a few...

Published:Thursday | August 3, 2017 | 12:00 AMAndre Lowe

LONDON, England:It has been a rough two seasons or so for Jamaican sprinter Warren Weir, who has struggled to extend a two-year spell that saw him mining Olympic bronze and World Championships silver medals in 2012 and 2013, respectively.Those were...

Published:Thursday | August 3, 2017 | 12:00 AMAndre Lowe

LONDON, England:Canadian sprinter Andre De Grasse says he is devastated after suffering a hamstring injury that has put an end to his season and his ambitions at this week's IAAF World Championships in London."The entire year this 100 metres race in...

Published:Thursday | August 3, 2017 | 12:00 AMAndre Lowe

LONDON, England:Head coach of Jamaica's team to the IAAF World Championships in London, Maurice Wilson, is urging the country's track and field bosses to take proactive steps to ensure the nation's continued athletics success despite what is likely...

Published:Wednesday | August 2, 2017 | 12:12 AMAndre Lowe

LONDON, England:One hundred and four days since the passing of his close friend Germaine Mason, Usain Bolt says he is dedicating his IAAF World Championships performance to the Jamaican-born former British high jumper, who died in a bike accident on...

Published:Wednesday | August 2, 2017 | 12:00 AMAndre Lowe

LONDON, England:A shiny new pair of spikes; tributes from some of the biggest names in sports and entertainment, such as Samuel L. Jackson, Idris Elba, Virat Kohli and Thierry Henry; a hair-raising video presentation; and even a confetti shower at...

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