Jamaican sprinter nicknamed The Beast, he took silver in the 200m and 100m races at the 2012 London Games.
He took gold in the 2011 World Championships 100m race and in the 2012 London 4x100m relay.
He recorded the second fastest time in the 100 and 200 meter races, both behind his training partner Usain Bolt.
He enjoyed cricket as a child before being encouraged to pursue track.
Has a sister named Arlene Blake-McPherson.
- The meaning of the name Blake: Pale Blond One Or Dark