The Jamaican failed to win the preliminary round with a mark of 20.39 seconds
Jamaica’s Usain Bolt, who began the assault today its second consecutive London Olympic 2012 double with the dispute of the first round of the 200, he was “happy” because he found his proof “favorite”.
“I’m happy and enjoying. It was an easy race. It’s my favorite event, “said Bolt after winning the first round of qualifying with a time of 20.39 seconds after letting go shortly after halfway.
Bolt said after winning the 100 meters is enjoying the chance to repeat twice hectometer also, for he still has the semi-final and then the final.
Regarding the fall in the 110 meter hurdles Liu Xiang of China, Olympic champion in Athens 2004, said that “it is very hard for him because he’s one of the best” and said he was “very saddened” by the Asian.
“It must be very complicated because it has happened for the second consecutive time, but it’s a great athlete and one of the greatest things is that it can return,” he said.