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Usain Bolt sets Olympic record in 100

Updated: August 6, 2012, 1:06 PM ET
Associated Press

LONDON -- Pulling away from the pack with every long stride, Usain Bolt crossed the finish line and wagged his right index finger.

Yes, he's still No. 1 in the 100-meter dash. Maybe not better than ever, but Bolt is definitely back.

Only sixth-fastest of the eight runners to the halfway mark Sunday night, Bolt erased that deficit and overwhelmed a star-studded field to win in 9.63 seconds, an Olympic record that let him join Carl Lewis as the only men with consecutive gold medals ...

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