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10 facts you didn't know about Usain Bolt, the world's fastest man

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U sain Bolt is a legendary figure. Rumours abound of chicken nugget-fuelled world records, and covertly-signed contracts to play for Manchester United once he hangs up his track spikes. He is, without a doubt, one of the greatest athletes in the world right now , and will go down in history for his achievements: When Bolt was just twelve years old, local priest Reverend Nugent overheard the youngster bickering with his close friend, Ricardo Gedes, over who was the quickest runner. Nugent decided to up the stakes in a bid to persuade the would-be sprinters to commit to the contest: The pair were sold, and Usain Bolt tore to victory. As the priest departed and Bolt tucked into his spoils, legend has it that Nugent told the young Jamaican: A star was born. His support of Kenya's wildlife conservation efforts are surpassed by his charitable work closer to home: C ontrary to popular belief, the sprinter - when he executes properly - has one of the best starts in the sport, belying his height. Transferring some of his phenomenal speed from the track to the pitch appears second nature to the Jamaican, who was an avid fan of the sport as a youngster. A particular highlight has to be his smashing of Chris Gayle, West Indies national team captain, for six - shortly before clean bowling him with a none-too-shabby bouncer. That performance, as captain of the Trelawny All Stars XI in , was followed by an exhibition fixture in Bangalore at the Chinnaswamy Stadium, in which the Jamaican hit a six off fellow Puma ambassador, India international Yuvraj Singh. Was great fun in India.. NJ and I successfully chased 61 runs from 4 overs to win the match.. A photo posted by Usain St. Leo Bolt usainbolt on Sep 2, at 9: In the game, users steer an animated version of the sprint star through a variety of challenges to unlock faster sprint speeds. Having just taken it for a spin, I can report that it escalates pretty quickly: Eventually, you obtain a rocket grenade launcher, with which you can put paid to those pesky pirates once and for all.

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