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Bolt sets golden record

Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt successfully defended his 100m men's Olympic title on Sunday, and in the process, set a new Olympic record.

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Usain Bolt sets new Olympic record for tweets per minute

Twitter said Usain's Bolt 100m final win last night saw a new Olympics peak of 74,000 tweets per minute.

And a day after becoming the 100m Olympic record, Bolt also passed the one million follower mark.

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