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Bolt won his third gold medal at the Rio Olympics 2016 and 9th overall. He has won all the 9 races he had competed in the 3 Olympic games (3 100m, 3 200m and 3 4x100m races).
The superman from Jamaica was the fourth and the last sprinter in his team today. He had received the yellow baton from teammate Ashmeade. He ran his hurt in the last lap completed the race clinching the gold with ease.
Japan was .33 seconds behind the winning team as they bagged silver followed by Canada. Team USA were disqualified due to baton passing debacle.
As Bolt clinches his 9th Olympics gold medal, people around the world saluted the champion sprinter on Twitter.
Here are some of the tweets hailing Usain Bolt:
You can't beat a fast man.#UsainBolt 🏃🏿— Imran Usman (@sulimran) August 20, 2016