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    Usain Bolt Wins Third Consecutive 200-Meter Dash

    Triple crown him, again. The World’s Fastest Man has retained his title by winning the 200-meter dash in Rio. It’s the Jamaican’s third consecutive Olympics winning the 100- and 200-meter races, and his eighth overall Olympic gold. While Bolt said he was going for the world record, he was impeded by a wet track and the 19.78-second time fell short of his own 19.19 record. American Ashton Eaton, meanwhile, retained his “world’s greatest athlete” status by defending his decathlon gold medal and tying an Olympic record.

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