Asafa POWELL

Athlete Profile

  • COUNTRY
    Jamaica Jamaica
  • DATE OF BIRTH
    23 NOV 1982
    ATHLETE'S IAAF CODE
    14202176
Jamaican sprinter Asafa Powell (Getty images)

Current World Ranking Positions

Discipline Place Score
Men's 100m 86 1159
Men's Overall Ranking 1255 1159

Highest Ever World Ranking Positions

Discipline Place Duration
Men's 100m 85 for 1 week
Men's Overall Ranking 1221 for 1 week
Highest ever World Rankings position is considered from 1/1/2019

Outdoor

Discipline Performance Wind Place Date Records Results Score
60 Metres 6.62 -0.2 Melbourne (AUS) 11 FEB 2017 0
100 Metres 9.72 +0.2 Pontaise, Lausanne (SUI) 02 SEP 2008 1305
200 Metres 19.90 +1.3 Kingston (JAM) 25 JUN 2006 1236
400 Metres 45.94 Sydney (AUS) 28 FEB 2009 1115
4x100 Metres Relay 37.27 Estádio Olímpico, Rio de Janeiro (BRA) 19 AUG 2016 1283

Legend

* Not legal.

Indoor

Discipline Performance Wind Place Date Records Results Score
50 Metres 5.64 MSG, New York, NY (USA) 28 JAN 2012 1214
60 Metres 6.44 Oregon Convention Center, Portland, OR (USA) 18 MAR 2016 NR 1244

Legend

* Not legal.

Outdoor

Discipline Performance Wind Place Date Records Results Score
100 Metres 10.02 +1.9 Leverkusen (GER) 24 JUL 2019 1199

Outdoor

60 Metres

Performance Wind Place Date
2018 6.73 NWI Kingston (JAM) 27 JAN 2018
2017 6.62 -0.2 Melbourne (AUS) 11 FEB 2017

Outdoor

100 Metres

Performance Wind Place Date
2019 10.02 +1.9 Leverkusen (GER) 24 JUL 2019
2018 10.24 -0.1 Chorzów (POL) 22 AUG 2018
2017 10.08 -1.2 Hamad Bin Suhaim, Doha (QAT) 05 MAY 2017
2016 9.92 +1.9 Sóstói Stadion, Székesfehérvár (HUN) 18 JUL 2016
2015 9.81 +1.3 Paris (FRA) 04 JUL 2015
2014 9.87 +1.6 Austin, TX (USA) 23 AUG 2014
2012 9.85 +0.6 Bislett, Oslo (NOR) 07 JUN 2012
2011 9.78 +1.0 Pontaise, Lausanne (SUI) 30 JUN 2011
2010 9.82 +0.6 Stadio Olimpico, Roma (ITA) 10 JUN 2010
2009 9.82 +1.4 Szczecin (POL) 15 SEP 2009
2008 9.72 +0.2 Pontaise, Lausanne (SUI) 02 SEP 2008
2007 9.74 +1.7 Guidobaldi, Rieti (ITA) 09 SEP 2007
2006 9.77 +1.5 International Stadium, Gateshead (GBR) 11 JUN 2006
2005 9.77 +1.6 Olympic Stadium, Athina (GRE) 14 JUN 2005
2004 9.87 +0.2 Boudewijnstadion, Bruxelles (BEL) 03 SEP 2004
2003 10.02 +0.8 Boudewijnstadion, Bruxelles (BEL) 05 SEP 2003
2002 10.12 +1.3 Rovereto (ITA) 28 AUG 2002
2001 10.50 +0.8 Kingston (JAM) 22 JUN 2001

Outdoor

200 Metres

Performance Wind Place Date
2016 20.45 +0.9 NS, Kingston (JAM) 07 MAY 2016
2011 20.55 +0.5 Kingston (JAM) 16 APR 2011
2010 19.97 0.0 Kingston (JAM) 27 JUN 2010
2007 20.00 -0.3 Shanghai (CHN) 28 SEP 2007
2006 19.90 +1.3 Kingston (JAM) 25 JUN 2006
2004 20.06 +0.7 Stade Louis II, Monaco (MON) 19 SEP 2004
2002 20.48 +0.4 Rieti (ITA) 08 SEP 2002

Outdoor

400 Metres

Performance Place Date
2016 47.51 San Antonio, TX (USA) 26 MAR 2016
2015 48.20 Austin, TX (USA) 11 APR 2015
2010 47.56 Kingston (JAM) 20 FEB 2010
2009 45.94 Sydney (AUS) 28 FEB 2009
2007 47.17 Kingston (JAM) 17 FEB 2007
2006 48.28 Kingston (JAM) 28 JAN 2006

Outdoor

4x100 Metres Relay

Performance Place Date
2016 37.27 Estádio Olímpico, Rio de Janeiro (BRA) 19 AUG 2016
2015 37.36 National Stadium, Beijing (CHN) 29 AUG 2015
2012 38.27 Kingston (JAM) 14 APR 2012
2011 38.33 Philadelphia, PA (USA) 30 APR 2011
2009 37.31 Olympiastadion, Berlin (GER) 22 AUG 2009
2007 37.89 Nagai Stadium, Osaka (JPN) 01 SEP 2007
2006 38.36 Melbourne (AUS) 25 MAR 2006
2005 38.90 Walnut, CA (USA) 17 APR 2005
2003 38.45 Paris (FRA) 30 AUG 2003
2002 38.62 Manchester (GBR) 31 JUL 2002

Indoor

50 Metres

Performance Place Date
2011/12 5.64 MSG, New York, NY (USA) 28 JAN 2012

Indoor

60 Metres

Performance Place Date
2017/18 6.69 New York, NY (USA) 03 FEB 2018
2015/16 6.44 Oregon Convention Center, Portland, OR (USA) 18 MAR 2016
2014/15 6.52 Reggie Lewis, Boston, MA (USA) 07 FEB 2015
2011/12 6.50 NIA, Birmingham (GBR) 18 FEB 2012
2003/04 6.56 New York, NY (USA) 06 FEB 2004
2002/03 6.57 Erfurt (GER) 31 JAN 2003

Honours - Olympic Games

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
1. 4x100 Metres Relay 37.27 Estádio Olímpico, Rio de Janeiro (BRA) 19 AUG 2016
5. 100 Metres 9.95 0.0 National Stadium, Beijing (CHN) 16 AUG 2008
5. 100 Metres 9.94 +0.6 Olympic Stadium, Athina (GRE) 22 AUG 2004
7. 100 Metres 11.99 +1.5 Olympic Stadium, London (GBR) 05 AUG 2012

Honours - World Championships

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
1. 4x100 Metres Relay 37.36 National Stadium, Beijing (CHN) 29 AUG 2015
1. 4x100 Metres Relay 37.31 Olympiastadion, Berlin (GER) 22 AUG 2009
2. 4x100 Metres Relay 37.89 Nagai Stadium, Osaka (JPN) 01 SEP 2007
3. 100 Metres 9.84 +0.9 Olympiastadion, Berlin (GER) 16 AUG 2009
3. 100 Metres 9.96 -0.5 Nagai Stadium, Osaka (JPN) 26 AUG 2007
7. 100 Metres 10.00 -0.5 National Stadium, Beijing (CHN) 23 AUG 2015

Honours - World Indoor Championships

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
2. 60 Metres 6.50 Oregon Convention Center, Portland, OR (USA) 18 MAR 2016

Honours - Diamond League

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
1. 100 Metres 9.94 +0.4 Letzigrund, Zürich (SUI) 01 SEP 2016
1. 100 Metres 9.96 +0.5 Pontaise, Lausanne (SUI) 25 AUG 2016
1. 100 Metres 9.81 +1.3 Paris (FRA) 04 JUL 2015
1. 100 Metres 10.02 -0.4 SS, Shanghai (CHN) 19 MAY 2012
1. 100 Metres 9.91 +0.4 Alexander Stadium, Birmingham (GBR) 10 JUL 2011
1. 100 Metres 9.78 +1.0 Pontaise, Lausanne (SUI) 30 JUN 2011
1. 100 Metres 9.95 +0.3 SS, Shanghai (CHN) 15 MAY 2011
1. 100 Metres 9.82 +0.6 Stadio Olimpico, Roma (ITA) 10 JUN 2010
1. 100 Metres 9.72 +2.1 Bislett, Oslo (NOR) 04 JUN 2010
1. 100 Metres 9.81 +2.3 Hamad Bin Suhaim, Doha (QAT) 14 MAY 2010

Honours - World Athletics Final

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
1. 100 Metres 9.87 +0.4 Gottlieb-Daimler Stadion, Stuttgart (GER) 13 SEP 2008
1. 100 Metres 9.83 -0.3 Gottlieb-Daimler Stadion, Stuttgart (GER) 22 SEP 2007
1. 100 Metres 9.89 +0.9 Gottlieb-Daimler Stadion, Stuttgart (GER) 09 SEP 2006
1. 200 Metres 20.06 +0.7 Stade Louis II, Monaco (MON) 19 SEP 2004
1. 100 Metres 9.98 -1.6 Stade Louis II, Monaco (MON) 18 SEP 2004
2. 100 Metres 9.90 -0.2 Thessaloniki (GRE) 12 SEP 2009
7. 100 Metres 10.23 +1.9 Stade Louis II, Monaco (MON) 13 SEP 2003

Honours - Golden League

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
1. 100 Metres 9.90 -0.4 Boudewijnstadion, Bruxelles (BEL) 04 SEP 2009
1. 100 Metres 10.07 -0.3 Bislett, Oslo (NOR) 03 JUL 2009
1. 100 Metres 9.84 -0.3 Boudewijnstadion, Bruxelles (BEL) 14 SEP 2007
1. 100 Metres 9.90 +0.5 Stadio Olimpico, Roma (ITA) 13 JUL 2007
1. 100 Metres 9.94 +0.9 Oslo (NOR) 15 JUN 2007
1. 100 Metres 9.86 -0.5 Olympiastadion, Berlin (GER) 03 SEP 2006
1. 100 Metres 9.99 +0.3 Boudewijnstadion, Bruxelles (BEL) 25 AUG 2006
1. 100 Metres 9.77 +1.0 Zürich (SUI) 18 AUG 2006
1. 100 Metres 9.85 +0.5 Stadio Olimpico, Roma (ITA) 14 JUL 2006
1. 100 Metres 9.85 +0.1 Paris (FRA) 08 JUL 2006
1. 100 Metres 9.98 -0.9 Oslo (NOR) 02 JUN 2006
1. 200 Metres 20.24 +2.5 Olympiastadion, Berlin (GER) 12 SEP 2004
1. 100 Metres 9.87 +0.2 Boudewijnstadion, Bruxelles (BEL) 03 SEP 2004
1. 100 Metres 9.93 -0.5 Zürich (SUI) 06 AUG 2004
1. 100 Metres 10.02 +0.8 Boudewijnstadion, Bruxelles (BEL) 05 SEP 2003

Honours - Commonwealth Games

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
1. 100 Metres 10.03 +0.9 Melbourne (AUS) 20 MAR 2006
2. 4x100 Metres Relay 38.62 Manchester (GBR) 31 JUL 2002

Honours - National Championships

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
1. 100 Metres 9.84 +0.9 Kingston (JAM) 26 JUN 2015
1. 100 Metres 10.08 -1.8 Kingston (JAM) 24 JUN 2011
1. 200 Metres 19.97 0.0 Kingston (JAM) 27 JUN 2010
1. 100 Metres 10.04 +1.0 Kingston (JAM) 23 JUN 2007
1. 200 Metres 19.90 +1.3 Kingston (JAM) 25 JUN 2006
1. 100 Metres 10.04 +0.1 Kingston (JAM) 25 JUN 2005
1. 100 Metres 9.91 -0.1 Kingston (JAM) 27 JUN 2004
1. 100 Metres 10.13 +2.1 Kingston (JAM) 20 JUN 2003
Results in:

100 Metres

Date Competition Cnt. Cat Race Pl. Result Wind
16 MAR 2019 GC Foster Classics, Spanish Town JAMJAM F F2 1. 10.35 -1.1
17 MAY 2019 Georgia HS Meet of Champions, Marietta, GA USAUSA F F 1. 10.31 +0.5
25 MAY 2019 JAAA All Comers Meet, Kingston JAMJAM F F3 2. 10.27 NWI
08 JUN 2019 Racers Grand Prix, Kingston JAMJAM B F1 7. 10.31 +0.9
20 JUN 2019 Jamaican Ch., Kingston JAMJAM B H3 3. 10.27 +0.4
09 JUL 2019 Spitzen Leichtathletik, Luzern SUISUI B H1 3. 10.35 -1.0
09 JUL 2019 Spitzen Leichtathletik, Luzern SUISUI B F 4. 10.17 -0.3
13 JUL 2019 Guldensporenmeeting, Kortrijk BELBEL F F1 2. 10.25 +1.3
24 JUL 2019 Bayer-Classics, Leverkusen GERGER F H3 1. 10.23 +0.3
24 JUL 2019 Bayer-Classics, Leverkusen GERGER F F 2. 10.02 +1.9