Powell sets 100 meter world record at 9.74 seconds

September 9, 2007 19:18

Asafa Powell bettered his own world record in the 100 meters Sunday, running 9.74 seconds at the Rieti Grand Prix. The Jamaican ran the time in one of the two heats to reach the 100 final. Powell, who has run 9.77 three times, finished third in the 100 last month at the world athletics championships in Osaka, Japan.

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