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.


New peak in #Olympics conversation: 74k TPM about @usainbolt winning the 100m yesterday.

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


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.