Usain Bolt withdrawn from IAAF Diamond League in Monaco

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Usain Bolt's coach Glen Mills, has been withdrawn the athlete from the July 20 Samsung Diamond League meet in Monaco.

The athlete's publicist Carole Beckford this morning released a statement in which Mills says the withdrawal is to give Bolt sufficient time to for treatment and to prepare for the Olympic Games in London.

The statement did not indicate what the athlete is being treated for.

In the statement Bolt is quoted as saying that he was happy to have earned his spot on the Jamaican Olympic team despite the challenge, and assured the public he will be in London to defend his 100, 200 and 4 x 100 meters titles.

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