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Usain Bolt, the fastest man in history, runs his last 100m

Clip: 08/05/2017 | 4m 49s

Usain Bolt, the global track star from Jamaica, ran his last 100m dash on Saturday at the 2017 world championships, concluding a record-breaking career that spanned three Olympic Games. Christopher Clarey of The New York Times joins Hari Sreenivasan to recap Bolt’s achievements and discuss what his retirement -- if it sticks -- would mean for the sport.

Aired: 08/05/17

Rating: NR

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