Der jährige Bolt ist auch der erste Sprinter, der bei Olympia dreimal nacheinander auf der Leichtathletik, m, Männer, Finale dass es keinen Meter-Sieger außer ihm geben würde an diesem Abend in Rio. London lag gerade mal 24 Meter über dem Meeresspiegel. In Rio de Janeiro sind es 31 Meter. Die vier jamaikanischen Weltrekordler in der 4-xm-Staffel |. In Rio gelang Bolt sein zweites olympisches Gold-Triple. Triumph über m, m und in der Staffel - weit weg von Weltrekorden, lief.
Usain Bolt holt dritte Goldmedaille im 100-Meter-LaufRio de Janeiro (dpa) - Im Lichtermeer des Olympiastadions von Rio de Janeiro hat Usain Bolt den ersten Teil seiner Mission drittes Gold-Triple. (SP)BRAZIL-RIO DE JANEIRO-OLYMPICS-MEN'S M RIO DE JANEIRO, August (Xinhuanet) -- Die Läufer konkurrieren beim. In Rio gelang Bolt sein zweites olympisches Gold-Triple. Triumph über m, m und in der Staffel - weit weg von Weltrekorden, lief.
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Gatlin had buckled under the pressure of going up against Bolt a year ago, when Bolt, evidently not at his sharpest, attributed his victory to mental strength.
Again it was Bolt's ability to deliver under pressure that led him to gold. However, his victory this time was even more dominant.
At the age of 29 there is still no sprinter capable of matching him. At Rio , he became the first swimmer to win an individual event 12 years apart and also the oldest individual swimming champion in history; though teammate Anthony Ervin broke that record three days later.
Phelps was able to bow out on far happier terms than he would have in ; he said that the Games had let him "feel like a kid again". Walking down to the warm-up pool deck, I started to get choked up just thinking, 'That's it'.
Marking the fully-fledged digital era, Phelps even became a meme during Rio He a face before his m butterfly semi-final against arch-rival, South African, Chad Le Clos, who was shadow-boxing in the waiting area.
It ultimately worked. Phelps went on to win the event for the third time at the Olympics, having taken silver behind Le Clos at London Bolt also thought he was done after London , having won the mm double back-to-back; pushing his younger Jamaican compatriot Yohan Blake to silver in both events.
I'm now a legend, I'm also the greatest athlete to live. I am in the same category as Michael Johnson," he said after winning the m.
In life, anything is possible but that [defending my titles in Rio] is going to be a hard reach. Bolt could have rested on his considerable laurels.
He had joined Carl Lewis as the only man to defend the Olympic m crown, while no one had ever retained the m title.
Bolt achieved the feat despite struggling with a back injury through the preceding season. Mohamed Lamine Dansoko.
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Jidou el Moctar. Kemarley Brown. In search of star power, media lap up Usain Bolt show. As a dozen scantily clad Brazilian Samba dancers gyrated on to the stage, rocking peacock-style headdresses and glittery thongs, Usain Bolt was not about to be intimidated or upstaged.
Instead, the world metres record holder hoisted his arms in the air and began moving to the Samba beats, delighting hundreds of journalists and photographers seeking a little sparkle to light up the Rio Games.
Yet the scale of media interest in the year-old has soared to new heights at Rio. Click here to join our channel indianexpress and stay updated with the latest headlines.
World bronze medallist Andre de Grasse showed his class to take a decisive victory in heat four. The year-old Canadian laid down a marker he will be a serious threat by stopping the clock in World finalist Su Bingtian of China, who made a strong start, faded to third in While Bolt expects stars like Noah Lyles to dominate athletics in the coming years, he expects it will take time for his records — 9.