Asafa Powell Olympics Profile: Five Facts About Star Jamaican Sprinter

Jamaican sprinter Asafa Powell has one Olympic gold medal from the 4×200-meter relay in the 2008 Beijing Games. He’s widely regarded as one of the best sprinters ever to never have earned an individual Olympic medal, and he won’t have the chance to change that in Rio, as he’s only scheduled to run in the 4×100 relay.

Watch the video above to learn more about Powell.

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