There will probably be a brand new quickest man on the planet topped on the Tokyo Olympics, succeeding the legendary Usain Bolt following his retirement.
The Jamaican received his third successive Olympic 100m gold at Rio 2016 however now there’s a new era of sprinters.
The ability shift has swung again to Staff USA, who can boast three formidable sprinters, together with the pre-Video games favorite Trayvon Bromell, who was off formm and squeezed by way of in fourth as a quick loser, Fred Kerley and Ronnie Baker and you can not rely out Canada’s Andre de Grasse, who will look to improve his bronze from Rio.
Nice Britain have Reece Prescod and Zharnel Hughes and CJ Ujah, with all three eyeing up a spot within the ultimate.
Right here’s all the pieces it’s essential to know concerning the semi-finals, the ultimate and who will win.
The semi-finals start on Sunday, 1 August and can begin at 11:15am BST (7:15pm native time) and you may watch all of the races reside on tv or streamed on-line with Discovery+ and Eurosport 1
Prescod is within the first semi-final alongside De Grasse and Kerley, with the highest two assured a spot within the ultimate, plus the subsequent quickest two throughout all three semi-finals.
The second semi-final begins at 11:23am BST (7:23pm native time), and it includes Bromell, Hughes and Australian Rohan Browning, who shone within the first spherical.
And the ultimate spherical, the place many of the athletes who completed third or fourth will probably be watching intently, will start at at 11:31am BST (7:31pm native time), and it includes Baker, South African medal hopeful Akani Simbine, Ujah and spectacular Italian Lamont Marcell Jacobs, in what guarantees to be probably the most aggressive semi-final.
The ultimate will comply with simply two hours and 19 minutes later, additionally on Sunday, 1 August at 1:50pm BST (9:50pm native time).
Males’s 100m odds for gold medal
- Andre de Grasse 3.75
- Ronnie Baker 3.8
- Trayvon Bromell 5.7
- Akani Simbine 8.2
- Marcell Jacobs 9.2
- Fred Kerley 16.5
- Usheoritse Itsekiri 30.0
- Ferdinand Omurwa 30.0