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Usain Bolt's A-League audition kicks off

Usain Bolt has officially started his attempt to obtain an A-League deal, walking into Central Coast Stadium in front of a packed media contingent.

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Bolt joins MJ, Pacquiao as icons to pursue second sport

Michael Jordan and Manny Pacquiao are among the many notables who have blazed a multisport trail. Can the Jamaican sprinter follow in their footsteps?

Bolt's first training session with Mariners

Usain Bolt has gone through his first training session on trial with the Central Coast Mariners.


Bolt: It's just like track and field

The sprinting great says he's ready to put in the work and learn as he attempts to impress the Central Coast coaching staff.


Mulvey: What's more innovative than Bolt?

The Mariners coach says the club needed to be more creative and innovative after recognizing they were in a failing state.


The reason Bolt chose the Mariners

Usain Bolt explains why he chose to trial with the Central Coast Mariners despite having offers from European clubs.


Top Headlines


Simone Biles' comeback takes on an important meaning

In the wake of the Nassar scandal, the Rio Olympics champion is not only dominating in her return, she's helping redefine her sport.

U.S. gymnasts deserve better than Perry's effort

In her first eight months on the job and in the wake of the Larry Nassar sexual abuse scandal, the USA Gymnastics president and CEO has vastly underwhelmed.

Mikulak cruises to 5th U.S. gymnastics title

Sam Mikulak finished with the top scores on floor exercise, high bar and parallel bars while posting a two-day total of 172.900 to become the sixth man to win five U.S. gymnastics championships.

The running ritual that saved Rik Zortman -- and created a movement

Nine years ago, Rik Zortman was hopeless. He had just lost his young son to cancer, and soon after, he and his wife divorced. But his son's love of running around inspired Zortman to find a way to hope again.

Father turns to running to cope with his son's death

Rik Zortman, whose son Armstrong died of brain cancer at the age of 3, uses running to honor his son and other children that are battling cancer.


Olympic Sports

Romero, Chamberlain have hearts set on Olympics

With just 15 spots on an Olympic roster, two of softball's biggest stars are, for now, on the outside looking in.

U.S. softball stars regain their stage

For years, it's been all too easy for NCAA softball stars to fade away. Now a spotlight beckons in Tokyo.

Cheers to you, USA Softball

Jessica Mendoza, Jennie Finch and other Olympic gold medalists congratulate Team USA for clinching a spot in the 2020 Tokyo Games.


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