Lightning apparently does strike twice, but not the way Olympic champ Usain Bolt had hoped. The world’s fastest man — and Puma spokesman — was defeated two times last week at the Jamaican Olympic team trials, an outcome few predicted. In one of the sport’s biggest upsets this year, Yohan Blake, who dropped to his knees post-victory, beat Bolt in the 100- and 200-meter sprints, setting the stage for a dramatic gold-medal showdown in London, where both men will represent their country.
July 9, 2012
FN Pick: Bolt's Unpleasant Surprise
The Puma star's defeat in Jamaica spells high drama in London.
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