London 2012 Olympic Games – Day 13 (Athletics) – 9th August 2012

09 AUG 2012 - LONDON, GBR - Usain Bolt (JAM) (top left in yellow and green) of Jamaica walks back to the track after celebrating winning the men's 200m final with his mother Jennifer Bolt during the London 2012 Olympic Games athletics at the Olympic Stadium in Stratford, London, Great Britain (PHOTO (C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW) (NIGEL FARROW/(C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW)

09 AUG 2012 - LONDON, GBR - Usain Bolt (JAM) (top left in yellow and green) of Jamaica walks back to the track after celebrating winning the men's 200m final with his mother Jennifer Bolt during the London 2012 Olympic Games athletics at the Olympic Stadium in Stratford, London, Great Britain (PHOTO (C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW)

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9th August 2012 – Olympic Stadium, Olympic Park, Stratford, London, Great Britain

Decathlon World Record holder Ashton Eaton of the USA beats team mate Trey Hardee to win the Olympic title.

David Rudisha of Kenya wins the men’s 800m in a new World Record time.

Usain Bolt of Jamaica retains his men’s 200m Olympic Games title.

09 AUG 2012 - LONDON, GBR - Usain Bolt (JAM) (left) of Jamaica celebrates winning the men's 200m final ahead of Jamaican team mates Warren Weir (JAM) (second from the left) and Yohan Blake (JAM) (second from the right) at the London 2012 Olympic Games athletics in the Olympic Stadium in Stratford, London, Great Britain .(PHOTO (C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW) (NIGEL FARROW/(C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW)

09 AUG 2012 - LONDON, GBR - Usain Bolt (JAM) (left) of Jamaica celebrates winning the men's 200m final ahead of Jamaican team mates Warren Weir (JAM) (second from the left) and Yohan Blake (JAM) (second from the right) at the London 2012 Olympic Games athletics in the Olympic Stadium in Stratford, London, Great Britain .(PHOTO (C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW)

09 AUG 2012 - LONDON, GBR - Usain Bolt (JAM) of Jamaica celebrates winning the men's 200m final during the London 2012 Olympic Games athletics at the Olympic Stadium in Stratford, London, Great Britain (PHOTO (C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW) (NIGEL FARROW/(C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW)

09 AUG 2012 - LONDON, GBR - Usain Bolt (JAM) of Jamaica celebrates winning the men's 200m final during the London 2012 Olympic Games athletics at the Olympic Stadium in Stratford, London, Great Britain (PHOTO (C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW)

09 AUG 2012 - LONDON, GBR - David Rudisha (KEN) (right) of Kenya leads the men's 800m final during the London 2012 Olympic Games athletics in the Olympic Stadium, Stratford, London, Great Britain .(PHOTO (C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW) (NIGEL FARROW/(C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW)

09 AUG 2012 - LONDON, GBR - David Rudisha (KEN) (right) of Kenya leads the men's 800m final during the London 2012 Olympic Games athletics in the Olympic Stadium, Stratford, London, Great Britain .(PHOTO (C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW)

09 AUG 2012 - LONDON, GBR - David Rudisha (KEN) of Kenya (top) celebrates winning  the men's 800m final with bronze medalist Timothy Kitum (KEN) also of Kenya at the London 2012 Olympic Games athletics in the Olympic Stadium, Stratford, London, Great Britain  .(PHOTO (C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW) (NIGEL FARROW/(C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW)

09 AUG 2012 - LONDON, GBR - David Rudisha (KEN) of Kenya (top) celebrates winning the men's 800m final with bronze medalist Timothy Kitum (KEN) also of Kenya at the London 2012 Olympic Games athletics in the Olympic Stadium, Stratford, London, Great Britain .(PHOTO (C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW)

09 AUG 2012 - LONDON, GBR - Nijel Amos (BOT) (centre) of Botswana races  past the Olympic Flame at the start of the men's 800m final at the London 2012 Olympic Games athletics in the Olympic Stadium, Stratford, London, Great Britain .(PHOTO (C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW) (NIGEL FARROW/(C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW)

09 AUG 2012 - LONDON, GBR - Nijel Amos (BOT) (centre) of Botswana races past the Olympic Flame at the start of the men's 800m final at the London 2012 Olympic Games athletics in the Olympic Stadium, Stratford, London, Great Britain .(PHOTO (C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW)

09 AUG 2012 - LONDON, GBR - Ashton Eaton (USA) of the USA  throws during the javelin in the Decathlon at the London 2012 Olympic Games athletics in the Olympic Stadium at the Olympic Park in Stratford, London, Great Britain (PHOTO (C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW) (NIGEL FARROW/(C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW)

09 AUG 2012 - LONDON, GBR - Ashton Eaton (USA) of the USA throws during the javelin in the Decathlon at the London 2012 Olympic Games athletics in the Olympic Stadium at the Olympic Park in Stratford, London, Great Britain (PHOTO (C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW)

09 AUG 2012 - LONDON, GBR - Ashton Eaton (USA) (top right) of the USA  celebrates winning the Decathlon during the London 2012 Olympic Games athletics at the Olympic Stadium in Stratford, London, Great Britain (PHOTO (C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW) (NIGEL FARROW/(C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW)

09 AUG 2012 - LONDON, GBR - Ashton Eaton (USA) (top right) of the USA celebrates winning the Decathlon during the London 2012 Olympic Games athletics at the Olympic Stadium in Stratford, London, Great Britain (PHOTO (C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW)

09 AUG 2012 - LONDON, GBR - Trey Hardee (USA) of the USA  prepares to throw during the javelin in the Decathlon at the London 2012 Olympic Games athletics in the Olympic Stadium at the Olympic Park in Stratford, London, Great Britain .(PHOTO (C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW) (NIGEL FARROW/(C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW)

09 AUG 2012 - LONDON, GBR - Trey Hardee (USA) of the USA prepares to throw during the javelin in the Decathlon at the London 2012 Olympic Games athletics in the Olympic Stadium at the Olympic Park in Stratford, London, Great Britain .(PHOTO (C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW)

09 AUG 2012 - LONDON, GBR - Kevin Mayer (FRA) of France  prepares to throw during the javelin in the Decathlon at the London 2012 Olympic Games athletics in the Olympic Stadium at the Olympic Park in Stratford, London, Great Britain .(PHOTO (C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW) (NIGEL FARROW/(C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW)

09 AUG 2012 - LONDON, GBR - Kevin Mayer (FRA) of France prepares to throw during the javelin in the Decathlon at the London 2012 Olympic Games athletics in the Olympic Stadium at the Olympic Park in Stratford, London, Great Britain .(PHOTO (C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW)

09 AUG 2012 - LONDON, GBR - Lynsey Sharp (GBR) of Great Britain warms up before her women's 800m semi final at the London 2012 Olympic Games athletics in the Olympic Stadium, Stratford, London, Great Britain (PHOTO (C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW) (NIGEL FARROW/(C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW)

09 AUG 2012 - LONDON, GBR - Lynsey Sharp (GBR) of Great Britain warms up before her women's 800m semi final at the London 2012 Olympic Games athletics in the Olympic Stadium, Stratford, London, Great Britain (PHOTO (C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW)

09 AUG 2012 - LONDON, GBR - Caster Semenya (RSA) (centre) of South Africa powers from the start of her women's 800m semi final at the London 2012 Olympic Games athletics in the Olympic Stadium, Stratford, London, Great Britain (PHOTO (C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW) (NIGEL FARROW/(C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW)

09 AUG 2012 - LONDON, GBR - Caster Semenya (RSA) (centre) of South Africa powers from the start of her women's 800m semi final at the London 2012 Olympic Games athletics in the Olympic Stadium, Stratford, London, Great Britain (PHOTO (C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW)

09 AUG 2012 - LONDON, GBR - Lynsey Sharp (GBR) of Great Britain recovers after finishing her women's 800m semi final at the London 2012 Olympic Games athletics in the Olympic Stadium, Stratford, London, Great Britain (PHOTO (C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW) (NIGEL FARROW/(C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW)

09 AUG 2012 - LONDON, GBR - Lynsey Sharp (GBR) of Great Britain recovers after finishing her women's 800m semi final at the London 2012 Olympic Games athletics in the Olympic Stadium, Stratford, London, Great Britain (PHOTO (C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW)

RESULTS

Men’s Decathlon – Final Standings
1. Ashton Eaton (USA) 8869
2. Trey Hardee (USA) 8671 SB
3. Leonel Suarez (CUB) 8523 SB

Men’s Decathlon – Javelin
1. Leonel Suarez (CUB) 76.94m OB
2. Trey Hardee (USA) 66.65m SB
3. Pascal Behrenbruch (GER) 64.80m

Men’s Decathlon – 1500m
1. Hans van Alphen (BEL) 4:22:50
2. Kevin Mayer (FRA) 4:23:02
3. Willem Coertzen (RSA) 4:26:52

Men’s 800m
1. David Rudisha (KEN) 1:40.91 WR
2. Nijel Amos (BOT) 1:41.73 NR
3. Timothy Kitum (KEN) 1:42.53 PB

Men’s 200m
1. Usain Bolt (JAM) 19.32 SB
2. Yohan Blake (JAM) 19.44 SB
3. Warren Weir (JAM) 19.84 PB


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