Justin Gatlin beats Usain Bolt in the 100 meters
Track and Field, Usain Bolt

Video: Usain Bolt loses to Justin Gatlin in Rome

6/6/13 in Track and Field   |   Dan_B   |   1067 respect

Below you will find a video of a 100 meter race held in Rome today. It is noteworthy only insofar as Usain Bolt was racing and Usain Bolt lost. This does not happen often. In fact, I'm not sure he has lost since the Jamaican Olympic Trials in 2012.
Aug 11, 2012; London, United Kingdom; Usain Bolt (USA) celebrates after anchoring his relay team to victory in the men's 4x100m relay final during the 2012 London Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Andrew P. Scott-USA TODAY Sports

Gatlin is no slouch himself. He was the 2004 Gold Medalist in the 100 meters in Athens. However, in 2006 he was caught doping, which torpedoed a promising career. Here is the video:

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4/14/14   |   WadeColson   |   1 respect

Usain Bolt losing? Is such a thing even POSSIBLE?