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100-meter champion

Trinidad and TobagoUsain Bolt
Usain Bolt, right, gave Jamaica its first Olympic 100-meter champion with a victory in Beijing in 2008. His time of 9.69 seconds lowered his world record. Richard Thompson, left, of Trinidad and Tobago won silver. Wally Skalij / Los Angeles Times
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