World Boss Bolt


Usain Bolt today created more history, becoming the first athlete to win four consecutive 200 meter Word Championship titles.

The 29 year old Jamaican struck Gold in the Bird’s Nest stadium in Beijing, in a world leading 19.55 seconds.

Bolt provided more evidence to support the case that he’s arguably the greatest sportsman ever by decimating a field which included highly touted American, Justin Gatlin to win by approximately 2-meters.

Gatlin had to settle for silver in 19.74 seconds, while South Africa’s Anaso Jobodwana took bronze.

Bolt came into the straight just ahead of Gatlin.

At 120-meters, Gatlin attempted to find another gear.

But a smiling Bolt responded by pulling away and thumping his chest.

The Jamaican sauntered across the line while watching his annihilation of a quality field on the big screen.

[audio_mp3 url=”″]

Shortly after the race, a Chinese cameraman got too close to Bolt while he celebrated, felling the 6-foot-5 Jamaican.

Speaking to members of the press after his win, Bolt said his celebration was intended to send a message to Gatlin.

He says despite the incident involving the Cameraman he’s alright.

[audio_mp3 url=”″]

Bolt also thanked his fans.

[audio_mp3 url=”″]

Meanwhile Bolt’s mother, Jennifer, says she’s not surprised by his latest win.

She told IAAFF Radio that her son is the world boss.

[audio_mp3 url=”″]

— 30 —

Abka Fitz-Henley is a multiple award-winning journalist who is currently the Senior Reporter at Nationwide News Network (NNN). His primary areas of focus are Court, Crime and Parliamentary proceedings. Fitz-Henley was recently recognized in the regional celebrity magazine publication Panache as “The Breaking News Boss”. At 21 years of age, following his 1st year in media, Fitz-Henley was recognized with the Young Journalist of the year award from The Press Association of Jamaica and went on to cop one of the country’s highest recognized journalism prizes, the Journalist of the Year Award. He’s also been awarded the prestigious Corporate Jamaica Broilers Fairplay 1st place Award for investigative journalism and is the recipient of the Caribbean Blog Award for coverage of the infamous Kartel murder trial. Fitz-Henley is also the recipient of the PM Youth Award for Excellence. Over the years, he has appeared as a guest on the BBC World Service and BBC London.