Bolt plans to retire after 2017 Worlds

  • Jamaican sprint icon Usain Bolt has reaffirmed his decision to make next summer's Olympics in Rio de Janeiro his last, also revealing that he plans to retire from the sport after the 2017 World Athletics Championships in London. The 29-year-old announced he will begin preparations for Rio from next Monday after enjoying a break away from athletics. “I start training for the Olympics on October 12. It will be my last Olympics,” Bolt was quoted as saying by dailymail.co.uk on Wednesday. (Source: IANS)