Men's 100 Meter Run at 2008 Olympics in Beijing
Michael Frater of Jamica (L) and Naoki Tsukahara of Japan compete in the second round of heats for the 100 Meter at the 2008 Olympics in Beijing on August 15, 2008. Frater ran 10.09 and Tsukahara clocked 10.23. (UPI Photo/Terry Schmitt)
London and the home-standing British athletes stood out at the 2012 Olympics but the spotlight was grabbed by Michael Phelps and Usain Bolt.
David Boudia perhaps did not appreciate the fact he was about to symbolize the entire United States effort at the Olympics Saturday -- but he did.
Yohan Blake and Usain Bolt, the two fastest men on the planet, brought Jamaica a world record Saturday in winning the Olympic 400-meter relay.
Jamaica won the Olympic gold medal in the men's 400-meter relay Saturday with a world record time of 36.84.
Usain Bolt of Jamaica confirmed Saturday he is the fastest man on the planet, winning the Olympic 100-meter dash in world record time.
American sprinter Mickey Grimes was stripped of his gold medal in the men's 100 meters Tuesday after failing a drug test at the Pan Am Games.
Results of Saturday night's finals on the concluding night of the NCAA Track and Field Championships: