Maurice Greene

  • Ex-world's fastest man Greene calls it quits February 4, 2008

    Beijing: Former Olympic and world 100 metres champion Maurice Greene announced his retirement from athletics on Monday. The 33-year-old American, who also held the 100 metres world record of 9.79 seconds for more than three years, said a calf injury he sustained in training last month had convinced him to...
  • Gay wins 100m in year's fastest June 23, 2007

    Indianapolis: Tyson Gay, getting what he said was his fastest start ever, won the 100 metres in the year's fastest time, 9.84 seconds, at the US championships on Friday. With a blazing final 50 metres and a strong start, Gay won the race by an impressive 0.23 seconds, the largest margin...