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Shelly's Top 3 100m races

Published:Saturday | August 13, 2016 | 8:00 AM
Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce winning the women's 100 metres final at the Beijing Olympics.

 

2008 Beijing Olympics Final - 10.78

 

A virtual unknown to the world, Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce blew away a top field in the Bird's Nest Stadium, and while it wasn't her fastest time, it was the unveiling of one of the greatest sprinters this world has ever seen. She also became the first Jamaican and Caribbean woman to win Olympic 100m gold.

 

2009 World Championships Final - 10.73

 

In a close battle with compatriot Kerron Stewart, Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce held on despite a late charge, to beat her teammate to the line in an electric finish.

 

2013 World Championships Final - 10.71

 

She didn't get the vintage Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce start this time around but showed tremendous power in the second phase of the race in one of her most dominant performances at a championships.