- Date of birth
- 8 (100m, 200m, 4x100m)
Olympic Games (6 medals: 6 gold)
- 100m: 1st (2008, 2012)
- 200m: 1st (2008, 2012)
- 4x100m: 1st (2008, 2012)
World Championships (13 medals: 11 gold, 2 silver)
- 100m: 1st (2009, 2013, 2015)
- 200m: 1st (2009, 2011, 2013, 2015), 2nd (2007)
- 4x100m: 1st (2009, 2011, 2013, 2015), 2nd (2007)
"Lightning Bolt" ready to strike again
Athletics superstar Usain Bolt is hoping to round out his remarkable Olympic career with another triple (100m, 200m, 4x100m), and confirm his status as the greatest sprinter of all time.
After his stunning feats in Beijing and London (6 gold medals, 4 world records), all eyes will once again be on "Lightning Bolt" in Rio.
In 2015, his star was said to be on the wane, but the Jamaican silenced the doubters with another triple at the world championships in Beijing (taking his tally to 11 golds).
At nearly 30, the world's fastest man will travel to Rio looking to create more Olympic history. And another triumph for Bolt would no doubt be a blessing for the sport of athletics, which has been rocked by doping scandals in recent months.
|4||Men's 100m, Round 1||10.07 Q|
|1||Men's 100m, Round 1, Heat 7||10.07 Q|
|1||Men's 100m, Semifinal||9.86 Q|
|1||Men's 100m, Semifinal, Semifinal 2||9.86 Q|
|1||Men's 100m, Final||9.81|
|15||Men's 200m, Round 1||20.28 Q|
|1||Men's 200m, Round 1, Heat 9||20.28 Q|
|1||Men's 200m, Semifinal||19.78 Q|
|1||Men's 200m, Semifinal, Semifinal 2||19.78 Q|
|1||Men's 200m, Final||19.78|
|Men's 4 x 100m Relay||37.27|
|1||Men's 4 x 100m Relay, Final||37.27|
Total Medal Leaders
GBR 27 CHN 26
GBR 23 CHN 18
CHN 26 JPN 21
Total Medal Leaders
Ledecky 4 Biles 4
Manuel 2 McKeon 2
Oleksiak 2 Chalmers 2
Mary Bono, who spent 15 years as a U.S. Representative from Southern California from 1998 to 2013, has been named interim president and chief executive officer of USA Gymnastics.
Rome Kirby, who won the America's Cup with Oracle Team USA in 2013, will be the skipper of the American entry in the new SailGP league.
Kerri Walsh Jennings, who has won three Olympic gold medals and a bronze in beach volleyball, will team up with Brooke Sweat for a run at the 2020 Games in Tokyo.
Manu Bhaker produced a spectacular performance to claim India's first ever gold medal in shooting at the Youth Olympic Games.
USA Diving failed to act on multiple reports that coaches and officials were subjecting female athletes to sexual abuse, according to a lawsuit.
India also won a silver in the compound mixed team event after losing to hosts Turkey in the final at the Archery World Cup Final in Samsun.