Female quarter-milers leave Beijing in a blaze of glory

August 31, 2015 in Sports

[caption id="attachment_7517" align="alignleft" width="300"] (From left) Chistine Day, Shericka Jackson, Stephenie-Ann McPherson, and Novlene Williams- Mills pose with their gold medals[/caption] BEIJING, China — Jamaica ended a 14-year winless streak when they captured the 4x400m relay in an exciting and enthralling battle with the United States...

Swansea shocker

August 31, 2015 in Sports

[caption id="attachment_7511" align="alignleft" width="300"] Manchester United’s Italian defender Matteo Darmian (left) and Manchester United’s English striker Wayne Rooney (right) challenge Swansea City’s French striker Bafetimbi Gomis during their English Premier League match at The Liberty Stadium in Swansea, south Wales, yesterday. Swansea won 2- 1.[/caption] LONDON,...

You don’t talk about my 200m like that — Usain Bolt

August 28, 2015 in Sports

USAIN Bolt confirmed his superiority over Justin Gatlin, this time over 200m, to secure his second gold medal of the World Championships currently taking place in Beijing, China. In a scintillating world-leading 19.55 seconds, Bolt drawn in lane six, started strongly, ran a superb curve, before...