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Bolt to miss Commonwealth Games

Published 11/01/2010

Usain Bolt
Usain Bolt

Usain Bolt is likely to miss this year's Commonwealth Games in Delhi, according to the sprinter's manager.

Ricky Simms was quoted as saying the Jamaican — the Olympic and world champion over 100 and 200 metres and the 4x100m relay — could not consider the October event a priority.

Irishman Simms said: “It's now looking unlikely Usain will be going to the Commonwealth Games. His priorities have to lie elsewhere. This year is all about the Diamond League and a continuation of his preparation for 2012.”

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