Everyone was wondering if Usain Bolt still had it. He lost to teammate Yohan Blake at the Jamaica trials and simply wasn't the same dominant force he had been in Beijing.
Bolt winked at the camera before it started. It was as if he knew something everyone else didn't.
In 9.63 seconds, Bolt proved he's still the man. He donned a Jamaican flag as a cape during a typically raucous celebration — the Jamaican Superman back on top, where he belongs.
— Jon Krawczynski — Twitter http://www.twitter.com/APKrawczynski
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