Usain Bolt speeds to 100m victory on Copacabana beach in 10.06 seconds | By Ap Reporter| 17 Aug 2014

•Bolt beat Mark Lewis Francis, Wallace Spearmon and Jefferson Liberato Lucindo with a time of 10.06
 
•100m track was set up on the famous Copacabana beach 
2016 Olympics will be held in Rio de Janeiro
 
•Bolt confirmed he had delayed his retirement for a year after his sponsors asked him to keep competing for another year
 
Usain Bolt has set the pace for Rio 2016 with a 10-second 100m win on Copacabana beach two years before the Olympics.

The world’s fastest man was in Rio de Janeiro for the Mano a Mano sprint against British sprinter Mark Lewis Francis, American Wallace Spearmon and Brazilian Jefferson Liberato Lucindo.

Bolt, 27, thrilled crowds on a specially-built track on the famous beach with a time of 10.06, dancing samba after his win. His World Record stands at 9.58 seconds.

Out of the gates: Bolt gets off to a good start alongside his three competitors 

Out of the gates: Bolt gets off to a good start alongside his three competitors 

Out of sight: By the end Bolt was metres ahead to claim another fine victory

Out of sight: By the end Bolt was metres ahead to claim another fine victory

Pushing boundaries: The 100m track was set up on a stretch of the Copacabana beach

Pushing boundaries: The 100m track was set up on a stretch of the Copacabana beach

Love to all: Bolt high-fives fans after the victory in 10.06 seconds in Rio

Love to all: Bolt high-fives fans after the victory in 10.06 seconds in Rio

Menzi Kulati.

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