Noah Lyles Breaks US World 200M
Noah Lyles Breaks US World 200M. United States Runner breaks Michael Johnson’s record. The world record was held by Johnson since 1996.
American Men Sweep American Record
Noah Lyles Breaks US World 200M. Looks like the US has a winning team. When Lyles reached the finish line he was all alone. In fact, the only competition was the time clock, as reported by NPR..
Lyles clocked at 19.31, beating Johnson’s time. However, the unofficial time was 19.32, the same as Johnson’s. But moments later the clock’s official recording was a second less.
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Therefore, Lyles broke the US world record in the 200m. Also, Kenny Bednarek’s (19.77) and ErriyonK’s time was (19.80). All three men beat out all other competition.
Now, all they have to do is repeat this performance at the Olympics. The next Olympics is scheduled for the summer of 2024. In the meantime, Lyles can enjoy his phenomenal win.
Not long ago, Lyles only won a bronze medal at the Tokyo Olympics. So, winning the 200 meters is a great comeback. His family was in the stands in Oregon watching his phenomenal win.
After his win, Johnson came over to congratulate him. After all, Lyles was the first to break the record held by Johnson since 1996.