Antigua and Barbuda's runner Daniel Bailey (R) and Jamaica's Usain Bolt arrive for a race in Copacabana Beach in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on March 31, 2013. Bolt on Sunday won the 150m race on a track set on the sands of Copacabana beach timing 14.42 seconds. Antigua and Barbuda's Daniel Bailey arrived in the second place with 14.88 seconds and Brazil's Bruno Lins and Ecuadorean Alex Quinonez arrived in the third place timing both of them 15.90 seconds.
If I offered you £1,000 to run your five kilometres faster than you did last week, you probably could. However, you would never be able to run faster than Usain Bolt. You cannot achieve performances that your body isn’t physiologically designed for.
All media is to refrain from asking Usain Bolt about his injury and why he pulled out of the Jamaica Invitational. Also, there will be no mention of Yohan Blake in any capacity. Failure to adhere to these rules [will result] in media being removed from the press conference.More quotes »
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