Bolt, Chinese men cut dash in Monaco
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.