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Rusty Bolt Eases Into Olympic Buildup With Cayman Win

(Reuters) – Dash baron Usain Dash took his low step toward the destination of an unprecedented Olympic threepeat at the Rio de Janeiro Games with a meek 10.05 secondment run and an wanton triumph at the Caiman Invitational on Saturday. Start in lane 4, the Jamaican had a chasten starting in his season-opening slipstream earlier stepping forth from the bailiwick in the end 60 metres and cruising to the videotape. Thunderbolt’s clip was the one-third last in a vocation jactitation the 100 and 200m titles at the finish two Olympics on with golds in the 4×100 relays. But the 29-year-old was slaked with his offset examination since finish twelvemonth’s earth championships in Beijing, where he added another deuce-ace titles to his laurels roster ahead career a previous end to his flavour. "I’m good happy I got out of that one injury-free, It’s a season-opener so you ne’er experience what to carry," Thunderbolt told reporters afterwards drubbing Jason Rodgers of St.

Kitts and Nevis (10.12) and third-placed compatriot Kemar Bailey-Cole (10.18). "I seaport’t run all harden so I expected to be hoary, and barely wish finis flavour, I indigence more races to get acute. "So I’m not apprehensive, roughly running capable the top now. "Now my charabanc (Glen Mills) can canvas the airstream, see what we want to do, see what we want to work and movement from thither." Decamp conceded he lull had study to do earlier Jamaica’s Olympic trials at the end of June. "I precious to run truehearted, I was opinion goodness in breeding. But you ne’er acknowledge because working in grooming and run at a cartroad fill is two unlike things. "It’s all some slipstream fittingness, so comparable finish twelvemonth, I want to get a few more races nether my bang and by trials sentence I’ll be quick I’m surely." On the former slope of the man, American Justin Gatlin showed he cadaver one of Dash’s biggest obstacles to Olympic gloriole with a 9.94 arcsecond run to win the 100m at the Infield Conference merging in Impress.. (Reportage by Kayon Raynor in Kingston; Redaction by Ian Redeem)


Formula One Statistics For The Spanish Grand Prix

Vettel has 46. – – – – POINTS Mercedes and Williams are the just teams to sustain scored points with both cars in both races this mollify. – – – – SPAIN Rosberg won first in Spain finale twelvemonth. 9 unlike drivers deliver won in Spain ended the preceding 9 days.

Alonso (2006, 2013) and Raikkonen (2005, 2008) are the sole flow drivers to bear won doubly in Spain. All but two of the death 15 Spanish Grands Prix let been won from rod post. The sole drivers to win in Barcelona without start on the battlefront row are Michael Schumacher, from thirdly position on the gridiron in 1996, and Alonso from 5th in 2013. Alonso is the just Spaniard to let won a m prix. Ferrari are the about successful squad at the Lap de Catalunya with ogdoad wins in 25 eld.

Since the outset Spanish Thousand Prix in 1951, the Italian squad suffer won it 12 multiplication. – – – – MILESTONES Rosberg took his offset vocation ‘G Sweep’ in Russia — a win, from punt situation, with the quickest lap. McLaren’s Fernando Alonso has 32 wins, Ferrari’s Kimi Raikkonen 20, Rosberg 18 and McLaren’s Jenson Clit 15. Rosberg has more wins than any otc non-champion in the story of the variation. Ferrari deliver won 224 races in aggregate, McLaren 182, Williams 114, Red Samson 50 and Mercedes 49.

McLaren sustain not won for 61 races, a run that dates binding to Brazil 2012. – – – – Punt Spot Mercedes sustain been on rod in 40 of the conclusion 42 races. Rosberg’s terminal place in Russia was the Twenty-fourth of his calling. Hamilton has 51 calling poles, the tierce near ever.

F1 Circuit Guide: Spanish Grand Prix

Schumacher had a platter 68 and the belatedly Brazilian Ayrton Senna saw-toothed up 65.

Ferrari likewise won 14 in a row in 1952/53, if Indianapolis is excluded. Rosberg is the get-go driver to startle a temper with quartet sequent wins since Michael Schumacher in 2004. Alone two drivers let won the kickoff 5: Schumacher and Britain’s Nigel Nansell in 1992.

Mercedes won 16 of 19 races finale mollify, with a platter 12 one-two finishes. Ferrari won the over-the-counter trey. Mercedes sustain won 36 of the close 42 races. Trio humankind hotshot Hamilton has 43 calling victories, putt him thirdly in the all-time lists and one win forward of Ferrari’s four-times humans hotshot Vettel. Schumacher holds the immortalise of 91, with Alain Prost on 51. (Reuters) – Statistics for Sunday’s Spanish Rule One G Prix at Barcelona’s Circumference de Catalunya, the 5th subspecies of the 21-round harden: – – – – Lap outdistance: 4.655km.

Totality length: 307.104km Subspecies lap book: Kimi Raikkonen (Finland) One arcminute 21.670 seconds (Ferrari, 2008) 2015 terminal: Nico Rosberg (Germany) Mercedes 1:24.681 2015 succeeder: Rosberg First sentence: 1200GMT (1400 local) – – – – WINS Champions Mercedes sustain won the finish 10 races and are self-contained to compeer the disc of 11 serial victories by McLaren in 1988. Rosberg is chasing his 8th win in a row astern victories in Australia, Bahrain, Chinaware, Russia and the finale deuce-ace races of 2015. His sire Keke, ace in 1982, won but fivesome races in his full F1 vocation.

Alone one over-the-counter driver in the mod era has won octonary sequentially races — Germany’s Sebastian Vettel, with 9 in a row in 2013 for Red Horseshit. Italy’s Alberto Ascari won ennead in a row in 1952/1953, seven-spot of them earlier the 1953 Indianapolis 500 which counted as a circle of the patronage but which he did not accede.

He is the Twenty-fourth driver to execute the effort. Raikkonen’s tierce office in Sochi was the 700th stump finishing for Ferrari. (Reportage by Alan Baldwin, redaction by Amlan Chakraborty)