The 100 meters, or 100-meter dash, is a sprint race in Olympic style sports rivalries. The shortest basic outside running distance, it is a standout amongst the most prominent and prestigious event in the sports of athletics. It has been challenged at the Summer Olympics since 1896 for men and since 1928 for women.
There are 5 fastest men on the planet that ran like panthers they are:
- Justin Gatlin – 9.74 sec
Prior to a doping suspension that taken his four years of profession from him, he is the fastest man in the world, He won six consecutive NCAA titles â€” in TWO seasons â€” as a collegian and tied the world record of 9.77 in 2006. He returned from his suspension in 2010 to win the 2012 World Indoor Championships in the 60-meters (6.46) and a bronze in the 2012 Summer Olympic Games (9.79). He ran a 9.74 second time on May 15, 2015 at the Doha Diamond League for the fifth fastest time in history.
- Asafa Powell â€“ 9.72 sec
Another Jamaican sprinter, 100 meters world record holder. He held the 100m World record between June 2005 and May 2008 with timings of 9.77 and 9.74 seconds individually. In spite of always running sub-10 sec, with the landing of speedier and more youthful Jamaican sprinters, his eminence quality gradually began to melt away. Be that as it may, he is still an imperative piece of an all-overcoming Jamaican 4X100 quartet. He bettered his own best and ran the third quickest time on September 2, 2008 at Lusanne Diamond League.
- Yohan Blake â€“ 9.69 sec
Yohan Blake is also Jamaican sprinter of the 100-meter and 200-meter sprint races. He won a gold medal at the 100 m at the 2011 World Championships as the most youthful 100 m best on the planet ever, and a silver medal in the 2012 Olympic Games in London in the 100 m and 200 m races for the Jamaican team. He is mostly known by – “The Beast”.
- Tyson Gay â€“ 9.69 sec
Tyson Gay is an American track and field sprinter, who competes in the 100 and 200 meters dash. His 100 m individual best of 9.69 seconds is the American record and makes him tied for second quickest competitor ever, after Usain Bolt. His 200 m time of 19.58 makes him the fifth fastest competitor in that occasion.
- Usain Bolt â€“ 9.58 sec
Usain St. Leo Bolt is a Jamaican sprinter. Regarded as the fastest individual ever, he is the first man to hold both the 100 meters and 200 meters world records since fully automatic time measurement became mandatory in 1977.
He timed a world record time of 9.58 sec on August 16 at the 2009 Berlin World titles. The 29-year-old Jamaican likewise defended the Beijing 2008 Olympic titles in both 100 m and 200 m in London 2012.