Usain Bolt marks London return with 100m triumph in 9.85 seconds

Returning to the scene of his golden Olympic treble a year ago, Usain Bolt blew his rivals away with at the Anniversary Games event. American Michael Rodgers (9.98) and Jamaica's Nesta Carter (9.99) also dipped under ten seconds.

updated: July 27, 2013 09:35 IST
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London: Olympic champion and world record holder Usain Bolt stormed to victory in the 100m at the London Diamond League meeting on Friday as he returned to his brutal, stunning best.

The Jamaican superstar warmed up for his world championships bid in Moscow next month by sparkling in front of a packed crowd at the London Olympic Stadium.

He won in a season-best 9.85sec despite making a lacklustre start and performed a lap of honour in front of a packed 60,000 crowd.

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