In his final race Usain Bolt came in third, the gold medal in the 100 meters at the world track and field championships went instead to Justin Gatlin, the 35-year-old American.
“I’m just sorry I couldn’t end it on a winning note,” said Bolt, who will turn 31 this month. “It doesn’t change anything for me, I think I lost the race to a great competitor.”
Bolt retires the sport a
11x World Championship Gold Medalist
9x Olympic Gold Medalist
3x World Record Holder
#1 fastest man on earth