Usain Bolt, the king of races runs his last
Eleven-time World Champion Usain Bolt competed in his final race on Saturday during the 2017 World Athletics Championship. However, the Jamaican sprinter had to settle for bronze as America's Justin Gatlin clinched gold. Here's a look at Bolt's major achievements as his thrilling career comes to an end. (Photo: AP)
Eleven-time World Champion Usain Bolt competed in his final race on Saturday during the 2017 World Athletics Championship. However, the Jamaican sprinter had to settle for bronze as America's Justin Gatlin clinched gold. Here's a look at Bolt's major achievements as his thrilling career comes to an end. (Photo: AP)
Usain Bolt has won nine gold medals in track and field events in Olympics, a feat bettered by no other athlete. (Photo: AP)
Usain Bolt has won nine gold medals in track and field events in Olympics, a feat bettered by no other athlete. (Photo: AP)
The Jamaican is the only athlete to bag gold medals at three consecutive Olympic Games in 100m, 200m and 4x100m relay events. (Photo: AP)
The Jamaican is the only athlete to bag gold medals at three consecutive Olympic Games in 100m, 200m and 4x100m relay events. (Photo: AP)
Usain Bolt kissed goodbye to the track one last time on Saturday and extended his record tally to 23 medals.(Photo: AP)
Usain Bolt kissed goodbye to the track one last time on Saturday and extended his record tally to 23 medals.(Photo: AP)
During the 2002 World Junior Championships, Bolt became the youngest athlete to win a gold medal.
(Photo: AP)
During the 2002 World Junior Championships, Bolt became the youngest athlete to win a gold medal. (Photo: AP)
Bolt was previously named the 'Sportsman of the Century' by the International Olympic Committee and the 'World Athlete of the Century' by the International Association of Athletics Federations. (Photo: AP)
Bolt was previously named the 'Sportsman of the Century' by the International Olympic Committee and the 'World Athlete of the Century' by the International Association of Athletics Federations. (Photo: AP)
Bolt's career suffered a huge setback when he was eliminated in the first round of 200m at the 2004 Athens Olympics. He came back with a bang in the 2008 Beijing Olympics. (Photo: AP)
Bolt's career suffered a huge setback when he was eliminated in the first round of 200m at the 2004 Athens Olympics. He came back with a bang in the 2008 Beijing Olympics. (Photo: AP)
The Jamaican has been placed at 23rd in Forbes list of the highest earning athletes for 2017 with a net worth over £45 million. (Photo: AP)
The Jamaican has been placed at 23rd in Forbes list of the highest earning athletes for 2017 with a net worth over £45 million. (Photo: AP)
Bolt’s personal best record of 9.58 seconds in the 100 metres is the fastest ever run in history. The record for the second fastest run of 9.63 is also held by him during the Beijing Olympics 2008. (Photo: AP)
Bolt’s personal best record of 9.58 seconds in the 100 metres is the fastest ever run in history. The record for the second fastest run of 9.63 is also held by him during the Beijing Olympics 2008. (Photo: AP)