Yohan 'The Beast' Blake Reaffirms Johnny English Obsession At Lord's (PICTURES)

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Yohan Blake, the triple-Olympic medallist at London 2012, has again namechecked Rowan Atkinson character Johnny English as his obsession with the character grows.

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Having taken gold as part of Jamaica's 4x100m sprint relay team, Blake vowed the quartet could smash their 36.84 world record and run the race in 35 seconds.

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"I think next year we can do it. As I said recently, I think us guys are from space! We're like Johnny English or Mr Bean, we drop from the sky."


The two-time silver medallist had already referenced English after the 4x100m win last Saturday when he and Bolt charismatically celebrated their win.

Sporting a set of nails akin to late Olympic sprint champion Florence Delorez Griffith-Joyner, this Beast had a different bell on Thursday. Blake was at Lord's to summon England and South Africa for the start of play of their third Test match.

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