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Usain Bolt: How fast can Olympic icon run the NFL's 40-yard dash?

Usain Bolt is the fastest man in history. In 2009, the Jamaican legend blew everybody away with an astonishing 100-metre world record of 9.58 seconds that nobody has gotten close to ever since. And at the very same World Championships, Bolt also made history in the 200 metres as he lowered his own world record of 19.30 seconds to a time of 19.19 that still stands today.

givemesport.com ,  4 hours ago 0
Usain Bolt: How fast can Olympic icon run the NFL's 40-yard dash?

Elaine Thompson-Herah withdraws from Diamond League season debut

Elaine Thompson-Herah, the Olympic 100m and 200m champion, withdrew before what would have been her Diamond League season debut on Saturday after discomfort in training. Thompson-Herah pulled out of the meet in Birmingham, Great Britain (broadcast info here), out of an abundance of caution and plans to return to competition “in short order,” according to her management agency.

msn.com ,  4 hours ago 0
Elaine Thompson-Herah withdraws from Diamond League season debut

Meet the Usain Bolt of 71-year-olds

Shortly before his 60th birthday, Michael Kish began to run out of friends capable of keeping up with him. His buddies complained they were too old for full-court basketball, too brittle for pickup hockey, too broken-down for even organized softball. “They all decided to retire or gave excuses that this hurts or that hurts,” Kish told Yahoo Sports.

msn.com ,  2 days ago 0
Meet the Usain Bolt of 71-year-olds

When is Soccer Aid 2022? Kick-off time, and how to watch as Liam Payne and Usain Bolt take to the pitch

Dragon's Den Steven Bartlett, Sir Mo Farah and comedian Alex Brooker are Soccer Aid will be kicking off soon as England takes on the Rest of the World in the biggest celebrity football match. It will once again be returning to London to raise money for UNICEF UK.

buckinghamshirelive.com ,  8 days ago 0
When is Soccer Aid 2022? Kick-off time, and how to watch as Liam Payne and Usain Bolt take to the pitch

Ireland and esports, where to next?

by Trev Keane, Esports Columnist Wylde has Usain Bolt, Munster Rugby Gaming are in bed with Williams on Sim Racing and Nativz are now a division 1 NLC league of legends team while the Legion Arena team continue to develop a strong community and college tournament offering. The last month has been incredible for esports on this Island, and that is without mentioning the success of people like Qristola, the Wicklow based Halo played who finished top 20 in the world championship and Chris Gara, doing incredible work with Norwich City as a content creator.

buzz.ie ,  9 days ago 0
Ireland and esports, where to next?

Eddie Nketiah is running the anchor leg of Arsenal’s top-four race

The striker has been a fringe player for much of his Arsenal career but four goals in five games are carrying Mikel Arteta’s team down the home straight At the 2008 Olympics, there were murmurs of shock when an all-conquering Jamaican team entrusted Asafa Powell to run its anchor leg in the men’s 4x100m relay.

independent.co.uk ,  9 days ago 2
Eddie Nketiah is running the anchor leg of Arsenal’s top-four race

De Gea thankful, Brooks cancer free and Bolt blessed – Tuesday’s sporting social

Sports stars and clubs across the world continue to provide an insight into their lives on social media. Here, the PA news agency looks at some of the best examples from May 3. Football Manchester United signed off for the season at Old Trafford. Our last game of the season at Old Trafford.

sundaypost.com ,  16 days ago 0
De Gea thankful, Brooks cancer free and Bolt blessed – Tuesday’s sporting social

Ronnie O’Sullivan urged snooker players to ‘liven up’ and to stop acting ‘dead’ with their personality

RONNIE O’SULLIVAN once urged boring snooker stars to play with personality — and stop acting DEAD on the baize. The Rocket won his seventh World Snooker Championship title on Monday night to draw level with Stephen Hendry. But the world champion once revealed he thinks the game has lost it's characters.

thesun.co.uk ,  16 days ago 0
Ronnie O’Sullivan urged snooker players to ‘liven up’ and to stop acting ‘dead’ with their personality

The new Usain Bolt? Erriyon Knighton becomes fourth-fastest 200m sprinter in history

Erriyon Knighton is now the fourth-fastest man over 200 metres in recorded human history. In an astonishing performance from the 18-year-old over the weekend, the world witnessed the first 200-metre run to dip beneath the 19.50-second mark since Usain Bolt was in his prime. Knighton remarkably crossed the line with a time of 19.49 seconds at the LSU Invitational that saw him further shatter the World Junior Record that he had already posted last year.

givemesport.com ,  18 days ago 13
The new Usain Bolt? Erriyon Knighton becomes fourth-fastest 200m sprinter in history

‘The next Usain Bolt is here!’ – Watch Erriyon Knighton, 18, shatter Olympic legend’s junior 200m record

ERRIYON KNIGHTON has been hailed as the "next Usain Bolt" after smashing the Jamaican's junior 200m record. The American sprinter is being tipped for big things after a race that also saw him register the fourth fastest overall time over 200m in HISTORY. His 19.49-second sprint time yesterday saw him leave the opposition trailing in his wake.

thesun.co.uk ,  18 days ago 701
‘The next Usain Bolt is here!’ – Watch Erriyon Knighton, 18, shatter Olympic legend’s junior 200m record

Erriyon Knighton: American teenager becomes fourth-fastest man over 200m

Erriyon Knighton became the fourth-fastest man over 200m as he clocked 19.49 seconds at the LSU Invitational. The American, 18, broke his under-20 world record by 0.35 seconds in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Only world record holder Usain Bolt (19.19), fellow Jamaican Yohan Blake (19.26) and American Michael Johnson (19.32) have ever set faster times.

bbc.com ,  18 days ago 0
Erriyon Knighton: American teenager becomes fourth-fastest man over 200m

Erriyon Knighton, 18, shatters world junior 200m record, is fourth-fastest man in history

Erriyon Knighton, who last year at age 17 broke Usain Bolt junior sprint records, shattered his own U20 record in the 200m and became the fourth-fastest man in history on Saturday. Knighton clocked 19.49 seconds in a 200m in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, the world’s fastest time since the 2012 Olympics to move behind Bolt (19.19 world record), Yohan Blake and Michael Johnson on the all-time list.

msn.com ,  18 days ago 1
Erriyon Knighton, 18, shatters world junior 200m record, is fourth-fastest man in history

Usain Bolt's 9.58s 100m world record: Michael Johnson's iconic reaction

As another Diamond League campaign hurtles toward us next month, the 2022 Track and Field season will be highlighted by the IAAF World Athletics Championship in Eugene, Oregon in mid-July. The first global meet for athletes since the pandemic hit – aside from Tokyo 2020 last summer – not only has the global landscape since Doha 2019 changed, of course, so too athletics has a very different look in terms of personnel.

givemesport.com ,  22 days ago 1
Usain Bolt's 9.58s 100m world record: Michael Johnson's iconic reaction

Max Verstappen secures prestigious sports award won by Lewis Hamilton, Lionel Messi and Usain Bolt

Max Verstappen capped a superb weekend by following up his Emilia Romagna Grand Prix with winning the 2022 Laureus World Sportsman of the Year award. The 24-year-old Dutchman was honoured after securing his maiden Formula 1 world championship in December, beating Lewis Hamilton at the controversial Abu Dhabi Grand Prix to take the title after battling the Briton in one of the most intense rivalries the F1 has produced in its seven-decade history.

metro.co.uk ,  24 days ago 0
Max Verstappen secures prestigious sports award won by Lewis Hamilton, Lionel Messi and Usain Bolt

Liam Payne rents football ground for Soccer Aid warm-up thanks to ex-Premier League ace

The superstar singer has been brushing up on his football skills by taking part in a practice game at Billericay's ground ahead of June's Soccer Aid match where he will captain an England side One Direction superstar Liam Payne rented out a non-league football ground to get in some practice ahead of this year's Soccer Aid match.

mirror.co.uk ,  27 days ago 5
Liam Payne rents football ground for Soccer Aid warm-up thanks to ex-Premier League ace

One Direction's Liam Payne spotted training for SoccerAid 2022 at Billericay Town FC

Liam will captain the England Soccer Aid team this year One Direction's Liam Payne has been spotted training for this year's SoccerAid at an Essex football club. Billericay Town FC welcomed the singing sensation at The Blues' New Lodge Stadium on Wednesday (April 20).

essexlive.news ,  27 days ago 1
One Direction's Liam Payne spotted training for SoccerAid 2022 at Billericay Town FC

Usain Bolt absolutely tore up mixed 4x100m relay with win at 2017 meet

Usain Bolt has dominated pretty much every sprinting challenge that has been put in front of him. The Olympic legend is the fastest human being in recorded history and it’s anybody’s guess as to when his world records in the 100 metres (9.58) and 200 metres (19.19) will ever be broken.

givemesport.com ,  29 days ago 3
Usain Bolt absolutely tore up mixed 4x100m relay with win at 2017 meet

Man Utd pay tribute after Cristiano Ronaldo announces tragic death of his baby son

CRISTIANO RONALDO announced the death of his baby son on Monday. Manchester United have paid their respects towards Cristiano Ronaldo and his partner after the Portuguese forward heartbreakingly announced his newborn baby son had passed away on Monday afternoon. Ronaldo, 37, announced that he and his girlfriend Georgina Rodriguez were expecting a set of twins on social media back in October, with the following confirmation that a boy and a girl would be born.

express.co.uk ,  1 month ago 1
Man Utd pay tribute after Cristiano Ronaldo announces tragic death of his baby son