Usain Bolt says he will skip next week's Golden Spike meet in the Czech city of Ostrava.
Usain Bolt was honored as the sportsman of the year at the Laureus Sports Awards, and Europe's Ryder Cup golfers were selected the best team.
Keshorn Walcott is taking the Olympic javelin title to tiny Trinidad and Tobago. Europe will have to wait until 2016 to get it back.
Usain Bolt won the 100 meters in 10.04 seconds in the wind at the Golden Spike meet Friday, his first victory in Europe leading to the London Olympics.
European women's discus champion Sandra Perkovic of Croatia has tested positive for a banned stimulant and faces a two-year ban.
The track ban that prevents former Olympic champion Justin Gatlin from competing in main European events still stands despite his serving a four-year doping suspension.
Boston Marathon officials say they have heard from about two dozen competitors, including one elite runner, whose flights from Europe have been canceled because of the massive ash cloud spewing from an Icelandic volcano.