Usain Bolt Jamaica
One to watch

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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Usain Bolt

Bolt to meet Sir Alex after Rio tweet

The world's fastest man Usain Bolt has told the BBC he hopes to meet Sir Alex Ferguson after the London Olympics.

7 Aug 12

Usain Bolt I am only 95% fit confesses Bolt

Men's 100m

26 Jul 12

Usain Bolt says he is ready to defend his 100m and 200m Olympic titles despite being just "95% fit".

Adam Gemili Racing 'hero' Bolt excites Gemili

Men's 100m

26 Jul 12

Adam Gemili says it is "unbelievable" that he could face defending champion and his sporting hero Usain Bolt in the 100m final at the Olympics.

Usain Bolt Can Blake beat Bolt to Olympic gold?

Men's 100m

17 Jul 12

World record holder Usain Bolt says he would want fellow Jamaican Yohan Blake to win 100m gold if he fails to at London 2012.

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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