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Blake anxious to take over from Bolt

RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil, CMC – Jamaican Yohan Blake says he is ready to assume the mantle from Usain Bolt, after the sprint sensation wrapped up an outstanding Olympic career with his ninth career gold medal here Friday night.

Leal dominates 35-lap feature event

The top performers of the Malta Supreme 11-race programme pose with their spoils yesterday. (Orlando Charles photo)

Another race, another win for Team Evolution Yesterday in perfect conditions for racing at the National Park, Raul Leal sprinted off with the spoils of the feature 35-lap event of the Malta Supreme 11-race programme.

Olympic Games a good experience says Doris

Guyana’s Olympic medal drought continues but thanks in part to Troy Doris, who made the final of the men’s triple jump at the Rio Olympic Games, in Brazil on Tuesday, there is perhaps a glimmer of hope looking ahead to Tokyo 2020.

Weather ruins third day but Holder still hopeful

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, CMC – For the second straight day, West Indies were left frustrated as a water-logged outfield and then rain, combined to force the abandonment of the third day of the fourth and final Test against India here yesterday.

Unbeatable Bolt signs off with triple-triple

Usain Bolt on  his way to winning the 4x100m relay final for Jamaica and with it his third gold medal of the 2016 Rio Olympic Games in Brazil. (Reuters photo)

RIO DE JANEIRO, (Reuters) – Usain Bolt drew down the curtain on his brilliant Olympic career by securing a sweep of the sprint titles for a third successive Games when Jamaica successfully defended the 4×100 metres relay crown yesterday.

U.S. swimmer says Lochte played key role in Rio incident

Ryan Lochte

MIAMI/RIO DE JANEIRO,  (Reuters) – A U.S. Olympic swimmer has accused his team mate, Ryan Lochte, of playing a key role in an incident that has tainted South America’s first Games, saying he tore a poster off a wall and argued with armed security guards at a Rio gas station.

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