Yohan Blake pulls a stunner, beats Usain Bolt in 100 metres

Yohan Blake upstaged world record holder Usain Bolt to win the 100 metres in 9.75 seconds at the Jamaican Olympic Athletic Trials on Friday.

updated: June 30, 2012 13:06 IST
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Kingston: The Fastest Man in the World wasn't the fastest man in Jamaica on Friday night.

That honor goes to Yohan Blake, the man they call "The Beast," who blew away Usain Bolt out of the starting blocks and finished the 100-meter final in 9.75 seconds to upset the world-record holder by 0.11 seconds in the Jamaican Olympic trials.

A shocker? Well, that's for the world to decide. One thing for sure, however, is that the calculus for the London Olympics has changed dramatically.

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