Mark Lee

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image Asafa Powell, miles ahead of the pack at the finish of the men’s 4100 meters (Photo credit: Xinhua)

Jamaica set a new world record or 37.10 seconds in the men’s 4100 meters relay at the Beijing Olympics. Trinidad and Tobago captured silver, while Japan took the bronze.

Asafa Powell anchored for Jamaica, getting a  deserved gold after his failure to get a medal with his compatriot Usain Bolt in the 100 meters.