World and Olympic champions Usain Bolt and Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce of Jamaica are among 42 sporting giants nominated for prestigious Laureus Awards to be presented next month.
Usain Bolt, the world's fastest man, and sprint queen Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce, were named Jamaica's Sportsman and Sportswoman of the Year on Friday.
In a way the Indian Premier League has done a world of good to the Indian sport. The successful formula saw the rise of Indian Badminton League, World Hockey League and Hockey India League. The latest one pondering over the idea is in athletics.
Coming down hard on six states including Delhi and Haryana for having overaged athletes, the Athletics Federation of India (AFI) has imposed a ban on them, while handing out two-year suspensions on 14 other athletes for doping.
Being the explorer he is, Usain Bolt has revealed that he is seriously thinking of becoming a professional footballer in England, if he is quits athletics by 2016. He has already announced that the Rio Olympics is going to be his last.
Jamaican sprint sensation Usain Bolt revealed on Thursday that he may not retire in 2016 and is also hoping to compete at next year's Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.
Jamaican sprint sensation Usain Bolt will headline a sparkling line-up for the Zurich leg of the Diamond League on Thursday.
The World Anti-Doping Agency expects urgent action on the concerns voiced by former Jamaica anti-doping chief Renee Anne Shirley over flaws in the country's drug testing program.
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