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Usain Bolt runs 9.91secs to win in Rome

World 100m record holder, Usain Bolt, returned to the track after a near 10-month absence with victory at the Diamond League meeting in Rome.

But it was a rather lacklustre display by the colourful Jamaican’s own standards, winning in 9.91 seconds.

Bolt was slow out of the blocks but found his rhythm in the second 50m to edge past compatriot Asafa Powell, who ran 9.93, in the final few metres.

French European champion Christophe Lemaitre crossed third, in 10.00. Read more>>

Source: BBC


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