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100-meter results

(AP) May 12, 2006 - The progression of the men's 100-meter world record with time, holder, country and date:

10.6 seconds, Donald Lippincott, United States, July 6, 1912.
10.4, Charles Paddock, United States, April 23, 1921.
10.3, Percy Williams, Canada, Aug. 9, 1930.
10.2, Jesse Owens, United States, June 20, 1936.
10.1, Willie Williams, United States, Aug. 3, 1956.
10.0, Armin Hary, West Germany, June 21, 1960.
9.99, Jim Hines, United States, June 20, 1968.
9.95 (electronic), Hines, Oct. 14, 1968.
9.93, Calvin Smith, United States, July 3, 1983.
9.92, Carl Lewis, United States, Sept. 24, 1988.
9.90, Leroy Burrell, United States, June 14, 1991.
9.86, Carl Lewis, United States, August 25, 1991.
9.85, Leroy Burrell, United States, July 6, 1994.
9.84, Donovan Bailey, Canada, July 27, 1996.
9.79, Maurice Greene, United States, June 16, 1999.
9.77, Asafa Powell, Jamaica, June 14, 2005.
9.76, Justin Gatlin, United States, May 12, 2006.

Posted 2:15pm by Bryce Mursch

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