Saturday, May 3, 2008
Bolt sizzles in 100 metres dash
Usain Bolt posted a world leading time of 9.76sec - second fastest time in history - to win the 100m Saturday at the Jamaica International Invitation athletics meet, held at the National Stadium in Kingston (May 3)
Jamaica's Bolt, following two false starts, won ahead of USA's Darvis Patton and Antiguan, Daniel Bailey, who were second and third respectively on 10:08 and 10.12 seconds.
American Wallace Spearmom faded into fifth place.
World record holder, Asafa Powell did not compete. He is out due to injury.