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No more Blake vs Bolt
Triple Olympic gold medallist Usain Bolt has confirmed that he will not race against world 100 meter champion Yohan Blake for the rest of the season.
Bolt, is due to contest the 200 meters at in Thursday’s diamond league meeting in Lausanne, Switzerland while Blake will run in the shorter sprint.
Bolt will square off against Olympic bronze medallist and countryman warren weir as well as Jason Young, Nickel Ashmeade and American Wallace Spearmon in the half lap event.
Olympic silver medallist Blake will be joined by Nesta Carter in the 100m where they'll face Americans Tyson Gay and Ryan Bailey.
Back to back Olympic champion Shelly-Ann Fraser Pryce will renew rivalry with Veronica Campbell-Brown, Kerron Stewart and American silver medallist Carmelita Jeter.
Melaine Walker will seek to re-atone for her below par Olympic performance in the 400m hurdles against gold medallist Natalya Antyukh of Russia and Kaliese Spencer.
Olympic bronze medallist Hansle Parchment will run the 110 hurdles, while Rusheen McDonald compete over 400 metres.