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Karnataka man might just have broken Usain Bolt’s record


As the world braces up for the Tokyo Olympics 2020, India may have just discovered its Usain Bolt. Karnataka resident, Srinivasa Gowda, covered a distance of 100 meters in 9.55 seconds during 'Kambala', an annual buffalo race held in Karnataka.  The video of Gowda running alongside a pair of buffaloes in a field filled with mud and water, has gone viral on social media platforms.

The villagers claimed that Gowda’s timing was less than that of Usain Bolt, who holds the world record in the 100-meter race at 9.58 seconds, Outlook India reported.

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