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I don’t see anybody really breaking my records: Usain Bolt | More sports News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: After eight years away from the Olympics, Usain Bolt will return.Competitors need not fear, though, as the fastest man in the world will be in Paris just to observe the action and celebrate his incredible records, which he feels are "not under threat" for the foreseeable future.Speaking over the phone with PTI from New York, where he is presently serving as ambassador for the ICC T20 World Cup starting next month, Bolt discussed life after retirement, his constant need to compete-especially when he watches his sport-and his hope to visit India at some point in the future.His incredible times of 9.58 seconds for the 100 meters and 19.19 seconds for the 200 meters in the Berlin World Championships in 2009 have not been surpassed."Well, for me, I don't think so. Not right now. I...

World’s fastest man Usain Bolt, says Virat Kohli standout among ‘current’ cricketers | Cricket News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: World's fastest man Usain Bolt on Wednesday expressed his preference for T20 cricket which aligns with his own reputation and comes as a no surprise. As a Jamaican who once aspired to be a fast bowler, Bolt believes that the fast-paced nature of T20s will continue to attract more fans from the Caribbean and around the globe, potentially surpassing the popularity of Test matches.Having retired from his illustrious athletics career in 2017, Bolt's magnetic personality remains as strong as ever. Now, as the ambassador for the 2024 ICC T20 World Cup, the legendary athlete is thrilled to be involved in the sport he loves, stating that he is "living the dream."Bolt's unparalleled achievements on the track, which include holding world records in the prestigious 100m and 200m events,...