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23 Jan 2020
1:37 pm

Usain Bolt is becoming a dad!

Sport Staff

The world's greatest sprinter announced the news on Thursday.

Usain Bolt attends Oaks Day at Flemington Racecourse on November 07, 2019 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Asanka Ratnayake/Getty Images)

Usain Bolt will become a father this year.

The legendary sprinter, the world record holder in both the 100m and 200m, announced the news on social media on Thursday, posting a picture of his pregnant girlfriend, Kasi Bennett.

The Jamaican captioned the Instagram post with: “I just want to say a KING or QUEEN is about to be HERE.”


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I just want to say a KING or QUEEN is about to be HERE. @kasi.b

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Bolt claimed Olympic gold in both events twice and also boasts a 14-medal haul in world championships.

Following his retirement in 2017, he had trials with several professional soccer clubs, but couldn’t crack the nod.

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