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Usain Bolt is IAAF athlete of year

Updated: November 16, 2013, 5:52 PM ET
Associated Press

MONACO -- Jamaican sprinters Usain Bolt and Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce were chosen world athletes of the year on Saturday.

Bolt received the IAAF award for the fifth time. He won the 100, 200 and 4x100-meter relay at the world championships in Moscow last month. He won the same three races at the 2008 and 2012 Olympics and 2009 worlds.

Fraser-Pryce earned the award for the first time by regaining the 100 title at the worlds, and anchoring the victorious 4x100 women's relay. She also ...

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