Handing the gold medal of Beijing 2008, Bolt heavy
Usain Bolt has to say with pain in his heart one of his golden paste of the Olympic Games of Beijing 2008, submitted.
“That strikes me heavy”, well-known to the world record holder in the 100 and 200 metres. “I have the gold medal already returned, simply because the International Olympic Committee has entrusted to it.”
Bolt responded Friday for the first time on the decision of the IOC last Wednesday to the estafetteploeg of Jamaica, the olympic title in the 4×100 metres from Beijing to deprive because of a positive doping test at one of the runners, with Nesta Carter. In the retest situation of the blood and urine samples from 2008 proved to be the team-mate of Bolt the use of prohibited substances had been used.
Carter announced Thursday that he was at the international sporttribunaal CAS appeals against the painful punishment of the IOC. Bolt wanted was apparently not on that judgment waiting and decided one of his nine olympic gold medals, but.
“I’m not happy about it, no, but such things happen sometimes in life”, said Bolt based. “However, I can not allow my concentration on the upcoming season, changes. So I’m still concentrated, but just not happy.”
Bolt (30) will be after the world CHAMPIONSHIPS in August in London to say goodbye as a professional athlete. “I think I very much have achieved in my career. This question can be there is nothing to change. I have hard for my success in work and achievements that no one has ever done. I have still three time olympic gold in a row in the 100 and 200 metres.”