Bolt, Chi­nese men cut dash in Monaco

China Daily (Hong Kong) - - SPORTS -

Ja­maican su­per­star Usain Bolt held on to win the 100m while China claimed a shock vic­tory in men’s 4x100m re­lay at Fri­day’s Di­a­mond League meet in Monaco.

Eight-time Olympic cham­pion Bolt, who plans to re­tire af­ter next month’s world cham­pi­onships in Lon­don, beat Amer­i­can Isiah Young to win in 9.95 sec­onds. Young clocked 9.98. Akani Sim­bine of South Africa was third (10.02).

The Chi­nese re­lay team of Wu Zhiqiang, Xie Zhenye, Su Bing­tian and Zhang Peimeng fended off two United States teams to win in 38.19 sec­onds.

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