The 100m closing is the showpiece occasion of any Olympics and whereas Usain Bolt could also be retired, the race will little question present excessive drama in Tokyo.
Jamaican icon Bolt has claimed glory within the 100m within the final three Olympic Video games.
He roared to glory in Beijing earlier than defending his title in London after which made it a treble in Rio.
Jamaica have additionally dominated the ladies’s 100m with Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce profitable it twice and Elaine Thompson additionally claiming victory, on the final three Video games.
All eyes might be on the 100m races when the Tokyo Olympics will get up and working later this month.
- Males: Usain Bolt 9.58 (2009)
- Girls: Florence Griffith-Joyner 10.49 (1988)
- Males: Usain Bolt 9.63 (2012)
- Girls: Florence Griffith-Joyner 10.62 (1988)
100m closing at Tokyo 2020 Olympics
The Tokyo Olympics will get underneath manner on Friday, July 23 with the athletics meet beginning per week into the Video games on Friday, July 30.
The lads’s 100m closing will then be held on Sunday, August 1.
The ladies’s 100m closing will then be held the day earlier than on Saturday, July 31.
Each races will happen within the Olympic Stadium in Tokyo and can start at 7pm native timem which is 11am within the UK.