31/05/2008 Usain Bolt breaks the world record in the 100m sprint
Top Moments in adidas Grand Prix History - Usain Bolt 2008
Bolt set a new 100 m world record at the Reebok Grand Prix in the Icahn Stadium in New York City. He ran 9.72s with a tail wind of 1.7 m/s. This race was Bolt's fifth senior 100 m. Gay again finished second and said of Bolt: "It looked like his knees were going past my face."