Award-winning Jamaican Sprinter Usain Bolt won another gold medal at the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, showing the 200m time of 19.78 seconds. Thus, the runner became the eight-time Olympic champion.
Come to the finish second canadian Andre de Grasse had not run out of the 20 seconds – 20,02 h, and the third place went to Frenchman Christophe Lemaitre (20,12 sec).
The world record for 200 m is of 19.19 seconds – for such a time distance overcame seven years ago the Bolt.
Three days ago, on August 15, Bolt won the “crown” of the 100-meter distance.
According to the Jamaican at these Games, he is going to win in the 4x100m relay along with teammates. This race will take place tomorrow.
29-year-old Usain Bolt in 2009 set a world record in the 100 meters in 9,58 seconds. Olympic record for that distance also belongs to him – of 9.69 seconds.