The Canadian Press

1987-08-30 | Ben Johnson world record

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Ben Johnson set a world record in the 100 meters in Rome in 1987: 9.83 seconds. Johnson said afterwards he thought he could do better at the Olympics in 1988.

Date: 1987-08-30
Placeline: ROME, Italy.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 11 seconds

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