Nigeria’s Divine Oduduru, has put up a new personal best for the Nigerian athletes in the Rio Olympics, finishing 2nd behind Usain Bolt in the Men’s 200m Heat race.
Odurudu finished in a record time of 20.34. He is the reigning Nigerian 200m champion.
Usain Bolt eased to victory in his heat, with 20.28.
By this, Usain Bolt, Justin Gatlin, Yohan Blake and Nigerian Divine Ejowvokoghene Oduduru have all advanced to the 200m semi-finals.