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Top 5 Fastest Runners In The World

1.Usain Bolt.

He ranks as the fastest runner in the world and he is a Jamaican.He was fully known by all lover of athletics in the Berlin 2009 world championship where he won a 100-meter sprint in a world record 9.58 seconds.

2.Tyson Gay.

He is American and he became the world's second fastest runner when he completed a 200-meter race in 19.58seconds and also managed to complete 100-meter race in 9.69seconds.

3.Yohan Blake.

This Jamaican is nicknamed "The Beast",he is arguably believed to occupy the second position of the list of fastest runners in the world as he was able to complete a 100-meter race in 9.69seconds the same run time with Tyson Gay.

4.Asafa Powell.

He is a Jamaican who was referred as the fastest runner globally before Usain Bolt hijack the title of the fastest runner, for three years between 2005 and 2008 he held the world record as the fastest runner to complete the 100-meter race in 9.77 seconds.

5.Justin Gatlin.

This Brazilian would be the first fastest runner in the world when he completed a 100-meter race in 9.45 seconds to break Usain Bolt's record but he was denied the title because he was believed to have been assisted by massive wind turbines.

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