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Bolt strikes first Commonwealth gold

Glasgow,3rd august-2014,IANS:Six-time Olympic champion Usain Bolt anchored Jamaica to the men’s 4X100m title at the Commonwealth Games at Hampden Park here Saturday.

The Jamaican quartet of Jason Livermore, Kemar Bailey-Cole, Nickel Ashmeade and Bolt clocked a Commonwealth record of 37.58 seconds for the gold.

Bolt strikes first Commonwealth gold

England took silver and Trinidad & Tobago finished third.

It means a lot, said Bolt of the win. Commonwealth gold is the only medal missing from my collection.

I’m happy to be here and sorry I didn’t manage to run the individual events because the energy out here is wonderful, he said.