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London Jamaicans Celebrate Olympic Winsi
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August 11, 2012 2:41 AM
Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt says he has become a “legend” after winning the 200-meter race at the London Olympics on Thursday, becoming the first sprinter to win gold in the 100 and the 200 at consecutive Olympics. VOA's Selah Hennessy reports that at London's Brixton area, home to a large Jamaican community, Bolt’s legendary status is well-established.

London Jamaicans Celebrate Olympic Wins

Published August 10, 2012

Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt says he has become a “legend” after winning the 200-meter race at the London Olympics on Thursday, becoming the first sprinter to win gold in the 100 and the 200 at consecutive Olympics. VOA's Selah Hennessy reports that at London's Brixton area, home to a large Jamaican community, Bolt’s legendary status is well-established.


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