Skip to main content

Usain Bolt : Prince of The Track and Field

Photo : AFP / Getty Image
Usain Bolt sensation of Jamaica creates history on Sunday when he won the 100m title in just 9.63 second and became second player to claim this fame after Carl Lewis. Before that only Carl Lewis achieve this fame in 1984 Los Angeles and 1988 Seoul Olympic as Ben Johnson was stripped of it following a positive dope test. It was the second fastest race in the history in the track and field. He was 0.05 second behind from his former world record in 2009 World Championship with 9.58 second.

Photo : AFP
Track and field is the most attractive event in the Olympic. When the 100m final race was started on Sunday all the eyes were on Usain Bolt. Everyone glued in front of the television. All the eyes were remain opened for 10 second. There was a common curiosity world wide. Can he defend his Beijing Olympic 2008 title where he completed 100m race in just 9.69 seconds and won his first gold medal in Olympic? Yohana Blake was the current 2011 World Champions where Bolt did not qualify for the final. But as the race started all the doubts were out of the mind. He beats all his rivals and win the race in just 9.63 second. His compatriot Yohan Blake win silver with 9.75 second and Justin Gatlin of U.S.A win Bronze with 9.79 second.


Comments