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Nigeria’s Divine Oduduru Becomes The Fastest Man In The World. Takes Over From Usain Bolt

Posted by on April 21st, 2019

 

   

 

Nigerian athlete and a student of the Texas Tech University, Divine Oduduru, yesterday, ran an impressive 100m/200m double at the Michael Johnson Classicin Waco, Texas.

The 22-year-old posted the fastest time in the world, this year, in the 100m of 9.95 seconds, beating his personal best time by 0.1 seconds.

45 minutes later Oduduru returned to track and clocked another impressive time of 19.76 seconds in the 200m which is the #2 all time and World lead in 2019.

Shortly after achieving the feat, he told TexasTechTF: “I worked for it and I got it.”

“In my 35 years of coaching, I’ve never seen anything like it,” Tech coach Wes Kittley said after Oduduru recorded the double wins in the 100m and 200m events.

“To run that 9.94 and then 40 minutes later, ran the 200. This was a really tight schedule and pretty spectacular performances that close together.”

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