Mom wants me to get married: Usain Bolt

Published: 28th September 2016 11:22 AM  |   Last Updated: 28th September 2016 11:23 AM   |  A+A-


Usain Bolt from Jamaica celebrates with his signature move after crossing the line to win the gold medal in the men's 200-meter final. (AP)

LOS ANGELES: Olympic gold medalist Usain Bolt, who is dating Kasi Bennett, says his mother wants him to get married soon.

During an interview on "The Ellen DeGeneres Show", Bolt said he is not in a hurry to marry Bennett, read a statement.

Asked if he is planning to marry anytime soon, Bolt said: "No, my mom wants me to get married. So, I am like, give me sometime."

Bolt further shared that Bennett "might be thinking" about marriage, but she has never told him.

"I think she might be thinking of it, you never know, but she's not saying it. So, that's good," Bolt said.

The episode of "The Ellen DeGeneres Show", featuring Bolt, will be aired on Wednesday in India on Romedy NOW. 

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