Usain Bolt Jamaica
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Key Facts

Country

Competed in

Date of birth

21 Aug 1986

Height

1.96m

Weight

93kg

Medals

London 2012
Gold Silver Bronze
3 0 0
Beijing 2008
Gold Silver Bronze
3 0 0
All-time
Gold Silver Bronze
6 0 0

Top Performances

Sport Guides

ATHLETICS

Biography

Competed in: ATHLETICSAthletics

The peerless Jamaican has redefined sprinting since breaking the 100m world record

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Bolt strikes Olympic gold victory

Usain Bolt has secured his place in sporting history by winning the Olympic 200 metres in one of the most anticipated events of the games.

9 Jan 13

Usain Bolt the greatest ever? When McEnroe met Bolt

Jamaica

1 Jan 13

John McEnroe asks Usain Bolt whether he is the greatest athlete ever and quizzes him on his dip in form at the Jamaican Olympic trials.

Usain Bolt, Yohan Blake, Michael Frater and Nesta Carter Bolt will 'keep pushing barriers'

Usain Bolt says he will continue to "push the barriers" after finishing London 2012 as a triple Olympic champion for the second time.

Mo Farah & Usain Bolt Bolt and Farah trade celebrations

Jamaica

12 Aug 12

Mo Farah and Usain Bolt head to the podium to trade celebrations on the final day of athletics at the London 2012 Olympics.

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Results for Usain Bolt

Date Event Rank Mark
11 Aug Men's 4 x 100m Relay Final 1 WR gold 36.84
10 Aug Men's 4 x 100m Relay Round 1, Heat 1 1 37.39
9 Aug Men's 200m Final 1 gold 19.32
8 Aug Men's 200m Semi-finals, Semi-final 2 1 20.18
7 Aug Men's 200m Round 1, Heat 1 1 20.39
5 Aug Men's 100m Final 1 OR gold 9.63
5 Aug Men's 100m Semi-finals, Semi-final 2 1 9.87
4 Aug Men's 100m Round 1, Heat 4 1 10.09

Head to Head

Usain Bolt vs Christian Malcolm

Usain Bolt

Usain Bolt One to watch Jamaica flag

London 2012 medals

3

London 2012 appearances

8

London 2012 results

19.32 Men's 200m

Height

1.96m (6'5")

Weight

93kg

Age

28

Christian Malcolm

Christian Malcolm Great Britain & N. Ireland flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

3

London 2012 results

20.51 Men's 200m

Height

1.78m (5'10")

Weight

71kg

Age

35

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