The Early Lead: Track and field


Posted at 08:18 AM ET, 08/12/2013

Usain Bolt: lightning fast in 100 meters (photo)

Only a bolt of a different sort tops Olympic champion's 9.77-second performance.

By Cindy Boren  |  08:18 AM ET, 08/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Justin Gatlin, Nesta Carter, Track and field, Usain Bolt

Posted at 12:00 PM ET, 07/25/2013

Usain Bolt says "I know I am clean"

The world record holder says he was given a “gift” of running fast and that he knows he is “clean” of PEDs.

By Cindy Boren  |  12:00 PM ET, 07/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Track and field, Tyson Gay, Usain Bolt

Posted at 11:20 AM ET, 07/14/2013

Tyson Gay tests positive for banned substance

American 100-meter record holder says, "I basically put my trust in someone and was let down."

By Cindy Boren  |  11:20 AM ET, 07/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Olympics, Track and field, Tyson Gay