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Moscow: Usain Bolt wins 200m

Moscow. Aug 17 : Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt won the gold medal after winning the 200 metres event at the World Athletics Championships here on Saturday.


He easily defended his 200 metres world title with the victory.

Bolt won the race in 19.66 seconds to clinch his third successive world title in the event.

Jamaica's Warren Weir won the silver medal by timing 19.79 seconds while Curtis Mitchell of the US grabbed bronze by clocking 20.04 seconds.

--IBNS (Posted on 18-08-2013)

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