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Bolt’s Jamaica & GB through to 4x100m relay final


Usain Bolt will appear for the last time at a major championships in London on Saturday after Jamaica qualified for the men’s 4x100m relay final at the World Championships. Bolt anchored the quartet to victory in 37.95 seconds in their heat at London Stadium. The final takes place at 21:50 BST. Both Great Britain’s men’s and women’s 4x100m teams safely ...

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Asafa Powell & Sherone Simpson have doping sanctions reduced


Former world 100m record holder Asafa Powell and fellow Jamaican Sherone Simpson have had their doping bans reduced from 18 months to six months. The ruling by the Court of Arbitration for Sport (Cas) means the sprinters are free to race again immediately. Powell plans to run at a meeting in Lucerne on Tuesday. Powell and Simpson, who has won ...

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