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Usain Bolt's last race in Jamaica: 30,000 people party at national stadium

Usian Bolt will run his final international race at the upcoming IAAF World Championships in August

Emma Lewis | Global Voices 

It was a Saturday night that many Jamaicans will remember for a long time. Jamaica's superstar athlete, Usain Bolt, ran his last race in Jamaica on June 10, 2017, provoking screams of excitement, vuvuzela blasts and a party atmosphere among 30,000 supporters at Kingston's national stadium. The occasion was the JN Racers Grand Prix, which featured a host of other Olympic athletes — including Bolt's former training partner Yohan Blake — who was in good form and declared he was there to fill the vacuum left by Bolt – who is retiring, and will run his final ...

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First Published: Tue, June 20 2017. 12:32 IST
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