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Rio Olympics 2016, Athletics: Usain Bolt & Justin Gatlin, Men’s 100m final live updates online

Men's 100m final with 8 competitors include Usain Bolt, Justin Gatlin and Yohan Blake.
Updated: 15 August 2016 07:09 IST - Published: 15 August 2016 05:02 IST
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A stunning performance from Bolt here and you have to feel for Gatlin. 

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This has been just stunning from the Jamaican. Greatest of All Time?? Certainly. 

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Will this feat be repeated ever again? I doubt that. This man is pure class and sheer talent. 

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Top 3 in 100m final:

1. Usain Bolt (Jamaica) - 9.81 seconds
2. Justin Gatlin (USA) - 9.89 seconds
3. Andre de Grasse (Canada) - 9.91 seconds

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Critics!!! Eat your heart out!!! Usain Bolt is the man of the moment. 

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Gatlin had started off well but Bolt put on the after burners and he did it. What a champion!!!!!

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HE HAS WON ITTTTTTTTTTTTTTTTTTTT

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BOLTTTTTTTTT!!!! 

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On your marks, get set, go!!!!

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We are ready to go here!!!!! Anytime soon. 

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Bolt in his last 100m Olympic race. This is getting exciting. Are you ready?

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Can Gatlin stop Bolt? Or maybe, Can Bolt lose out ? We are about to find out. 

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He comes out as if he own the stadium. It all comes down to this. We are ready to go

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Usain Bolt comes out to a huge roar and he is surely the crowd favourite. He looks in his zone. 

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The racers are coming out and we are almost there. This promises to be a cracker. 

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We are around 8 minutes away from the start of the Men's 100m final and could Usain Bolt be called the greatest in history should be win today?

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Remember friends, the World Record belongs to Usain Bolt and so does the Olympic Record.

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Here is the lineup for the 100m final at Rio Olympics 2016:

Lane 2 - Trayvon Bromell (USA)
Lane 3 - Akani Simbine (South Africa)
Lane 4 - Justin Gatlin (USA)
Lane 5 - Jimmy Vicaut (France)
Lane 6 - Usain Bolt (Jamaica)
Lane 7 - Andre de Grasse (Canada)
Lane 8 - Ben Youssef Meite (Ivory Coast)
Lane 9 - Yohan Blake (Jamaica)

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We have just seen an amazing race in the Men's 400m final and in a stunning performance,  Wayde van Niekerk from South African has won gold and set a new World Record with 43.03 seconds. Marvellous

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Welcome back ladies and gentlemen. 

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We will be back in just about half an hour for the coverage of the final. Stay tuned. 

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We are set for an amazing 100 meters final ladies and gentlemen. 

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List of finalists and their semi-final timings:

1. Usain Bolt (Jamaica) - 9.86
2. Andre de Grasse (Canada) - 9.92
3. Justin Gatlin (USA) - 9.94
4. Jimmy Vicau (France) - 9.95
5. Ben Youssef Meite (Ivory Coast) - 9.97
6. Akani Simbine (South Africa) - 9.98
7. Yohan Blake (Jamaica) - 10.01
8. Trayvon Bromell (USA) - 10.01

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That was some race from Usain Bolt and dare i say, he looks set for that third gold medal.