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Olympics: Bolt wins 2nd straight gold in 100-meter dash

August 5, 2012 in West Central Tribune

Pulling away from the pack with every long stride, Usain Bolt crossed the finish line and wagged his right index finger.
Yes, he’s still No. 1 in the 100-meter dash. Maybe not better than ever, but Bolt is definitely back. Continue Reading

Bolt runs 9.63 to win Olympic 100 gold; sets record

August 5, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Usain Bolt of Jamaica won his second straight Olympic gold medal in the men’s 100 meters Sunday, crossing the line in an Olympic-record 9.63 seconds. Continue Reading

Phelps, Bolt unlikely to be as dominant as Beijing

July 15, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

Michael Phelps, in the pool, raising a fist. Usain Bolt, on the track, slapping his chest. Continue Reading

Blake pulls a stunner, beats Bolt in 100

June 29, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

The Fastest Man in the World wasn’t the fastest man in Jamaica on Friday night. That honor goes to Yohan Blake, who got out of the blocks fast and finished the 100-meter final in 9.75 seconds to upset world-record holder Usain Bolt by 0.11 seconds in the Jamaican Olympic trials. Continue Reading