May 9, 2013
More shocking than the time was the fact that Bolt almost lost. In fact, because of a horrible television camera angle, many thought in fact that Bolt did lose. Today Bolt’s agent, Ricky Simms, has released the photo finish. In it you can see that Bolt does appear to be the narrow victor.
If that doesn’t do it for you, then you can watch the race video below but the problem with the race video is the camera isn’t on the finish and thus you are dealing with major parallex issues.
Here is a screen shot taken from the race video of the finish.
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