Who is the world champion in 100 meters?

Who is the world champion in 100 meters?

Usain Bolt
Olympics 100m champions – Usain Bolt leads with three golds

Games Gold Bronze
Beijing 2008 Usain Bolt (Jamaica) Walter Dix (USA)
London 2012 Usain Bolt (Jamaica) Justin Gatlin (USA)
Rio de Janeiro 2016 Usain Bolt (Jamaica) Andre De Grasse (Canada)
Tokyo 2020 Marcell Jacobs (Italy) Andre De Grasse (Canada)

Who is the fastest runner in 2015?

Usain Bolt

Men’s athletics
Representing Jamaica
2015 Beijing 100 m
2015 Beijing 200 m
2015 Beijing 4×100 m relay

Who is 100m champion?

100 metres at the World Athletics Championships

100 metres at the World Championships in Athletics
Men 9.58 Usain Bolt (2009)
Women 10.70 Marion Jones (1999)
Reigning champion
Men Christian Coleman (USA)

Who is the second fastest person alive?

Fastest Sprinters in History

Number Time (seconds) Athlete name
1. 9.58 Usain Bolt
2. 9.69 Tyson Gay
2. 9.69 Yohan Blake
4. 9.72 Asafa Powell

Who is the fastest man in 2020?

Lamont Jacobs
Tokyo 2020: 100-Meter Gold Medalist Lamont Jacobs is the new ‘World’s Fastest Man’ – Sports Illustrated.

Who is fastest person in the world?

Jacobs time of 9.80 seconds was a new European record. Italy’s Lamont Marcell Jacobs became the fastest man in the world when he took gold in the men’s 100m final at the Tokyo Olympics on Sunday — taking the spot held for the past 13 years by the now-retired Usain Bolt.