Relive the 200m final, flown by American Noah Lyles

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As in the 100m, the Americans achieved a hat-trick in the 200m, overnight from Thursday to Friday.

A half lap of the track flown over. The American Noah Lyles panicked the stopwatches, on the night of Thursday July 21 to Friday July 22, during the world final of the 200 m, in Eugene (United States). By cutting the line in the lead in 19″31, he achieved the third best performance of all time (behind Usain Bolt and Yohan Blake). He relegated his compatriots Kenneth Bednarek (19″77) to almost half a second ) and Erriyon Knighton (19″80).

On the Hayward Field track, in front of their audience, the Americans achieved a new hat-trick, after that achieved in the 100m. “I did it in front of my whole family, my mother is in the stands, I’m super proud!”, enjoyed the world champion. At 25, Noah Lyles has retained his world crown, he who had to settle for bronze in Tokyo last summer.

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