Jamaican sprinter Asafa Powell (Getty images)
Jamaican sprinter Asafa Powell (Getty images)
  • COUNTRY Jamaica Jamaica
  • DATE OF BIRTH 23 NOV 1982
Personal Best - Outdoor
Performance Wind Place Date
100 Metres 9.72 +0.2 Lausanne 02 SEP 2008
200 Metres 19.90 +1.3 Kingston (NS), JAM 25 JUN 2006
400 Metres 45.94 Sydney 28 FEB 2009
Personal Best - Indoor
Performance Wind Place Date
50 Metres 5.64 New York (MSG), NY 28 JAN 2012
60 Metres 6.50 Birmingham, GBR 18 FEB 2012
60 Metres 6.50 Birmingham, GBR 18 FEB 2012
Progression - Outdoor showShow All Graphs
100 Metres Show Graphshow
Performance Wind Place Date
2013 9.88 +2.0 Lausanne 04 JUL
2012 9.85 +0.6 Oslo (Bislett) 07 JUN
2011 9.78 +1.0 Lausanne 30 JUN
2010 9.82 +0.6 Roma (Stadio Olimpico) 10 JUN
2009 9.82 +1.4 Szczecin 15 SEP
2008 9.72 +0.2 Lausanne 02 SEP
2007 9.74 +1.7 Rieti 09 SEP
2006 9.77 +1.0 Zürich 18 AUG
2006 9.77 +1.5 Gateshead 11 JUN
2005 9.77 +1.6 Athína (Olympic Stadium) 14 JUN
2004 9.87 +0.2 Bruxelles 03 SEP
2003 10.02 +0.8 Bruxelles 05 SEP
2002 10.12 +1.3 Rovereto 28 AUG
200 Metres Show Graphshow
Performance Wind Place Date
2011 20.55 +0.5 Kingston (NS), JAM 16 APR
2010 19.97 0.0 Kingston (NS), JAM 27 JUN
2007 20.00 -0.3 Shanghai 28 SEP
2006 19.90 +1.3 Kingston (NS), JAM 25 JUN
2004 20.06 +0.7 Monaco 19 SEP
2002 20.48 +0.4 Rieti 08 SEP
400 Metres Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2010 47.56 Kingston (NS), JAM 20 FEB
2009 45.94 Sydney 28 FEB
Progression - Indoor showShow All Graphs
50 Metres Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2012 5.64 New York (MSG), NY 28 JAN
60 Metres Show Graphshow
Performance Place Date
2012 6.50 Birmingham, GBR 18 FEB
2012 6.50 Birmingham, GBR 18 FEB
2004 6.56 New York (MSG), NY 06 FEB
2003 6.57 Erfurt 31 JAN
Honours - 60 Metres
Rank Mark Wind Place Date
10th IAAF World Indoor Championships 5sf2 6.71 Budapest (SA) 05 MAR 2004
Honours - 100 Metres
Rank Mark Wind Place Date
The XXX Olympic Games 8 11.99 +1.5 London (OP) 05 AUG 2012
IAAF/VTB Bank World Athletics Final 2 9.90 -0.2 Thessaloniki 12 SEP 2009
12th IAAF World Championships in Athletics 3 9.84 +0.9 Berlin 16 AUG 2009
6th IAAF/VTB Bank World Athletics Final 1 9.87 +0.4 Stuttgart 13 SEP 2008
The XXIX Olympic Games 5 9.95 0.0 Beijing (National Stadium) 16 AUG 2008
5th IAAF World Athletics Final 1 9.83 -0.3 Stuttgart 22 SEP 2007
11th IAAF World Championships in Athletics 3 9.96 -0.5 Osaka 26 AUG 2007
4th IAAF World Athletics Final 1 9.89 +0.9 Stuttgart 09 SEP 2006
2nd IAAF World Athletics Final 1 9.98 -1.6 Monaco 18 SEP 2004
28th Olympic Games 5 9.94 +0.6 Athína (Olympic Stadium) 22 AUG 2004
1st IAAF World Athletics Final 7 10.23 +1.9 Monaco 13 SEP 2003
9th IAAF World Championships in Athletics qf2 DQ +0.7 Paris Saint-Denis 24 AUG 2003
Honours - 200 Metres
Rank Mark Wind Place Date
2nd IAAF World Athletics Final 1 20.06 +0.7 Monaco 19 SEP 2004
28th Olympic Games f DNS +1.2 Athína (Olympic Stadium) 26 AUG 2004