Asafa POWELL

Athlete Profile

  • COUNTRY
    Jamaica Jamaica
  • DATE OF BIRTH
    23 NOV 1982
    ATHLETE'S CODE
    14202176
Asafa Powell in the men's 60m heats at the IAAF World Indoor Championships Portland 2016 (Getty Images)

Current World Ranking Positions

Discipline Place Score
Men's 100m 55 1183
Men's Overall Ranking 1014 1183

Highest Ever World Ranking Positions

Discipline Place Duration
Men's 100m 55 for 30 weeks
Men's Overall Ranking 996 for 1 week
Highest ever World Rankings position is considered from 1/1/2019

Outdoor

Discipline Performance Wind Venue Date Records Results Score
60 Metres 6.62 -0.2 Melbourne (AUS) 11 FEB 2017 0
100 Yards 9.07 -0.5 Mestský Stadion, Ostrava (CZE) 27 MAY 2010 WBP, ABP, NBP 0
100 Metres 9.72 +0.2 Stade Olympique de la Pontaise, Lausanne (SUI) 02 SEP 2008 1305
200 Metres 19.90 +1.3 Kingston (JAM) 25 JUN 2006 1236
400 Metres 45.94 Sydney (AUS) 28 FEB 2009 1115
4x100 Metres Relay 37.27 Estádio Olímpico, Rio de Janeiro (BRA) 19 AUG 2016 1283

Legend

* Not legal.

Indoor

Discipline Performance Wind Venue Date Records Results Score
50 Metres 5.64 MSG, New York, NY (USA) 28 JAN 2012 1214
60 Metres 6.44 Oregon Convention Center, Portland, OR (USA) 18 MAR 2016 NR 1244

Legend

* Not legal.

Outdoor

Discipline Performance Wind Place Date Records Results Score
60 Metres 6.73 NWI GC Foster College, Spanish Town (JAM) 08 FEB 2020 0
100 Metres 10.51 -2.2 Jamaica College Ashenheim Stadium, Kingston (JAM) 11 JUL 2020 1050

Indoor

Discipline Performance Wind Place Date Records Results Score
60 Metres 6.71 Reggie Lewis Center, Boston, MA (USA) 25 JAN 2020 1092

Outdoor

60 Metres

Performance Wind Place Date
2017 6.62 -0.2 Melbourne (AUS) 11 FEB 2017

Outdoor

100 Yards

Performance Wind Place Date
2015 9.26 -0.4 Mestský Stadion, Ostrava (CZE) 25 MAY 2015
2010 9.07 -0.5 Mestský Stadion, Ostrava (CZE) 27 MAY 2010

Outdoor

100 Metres

Performance Wind Place Date
2020 10.51 -2.2 Jamaica College Ashenheim Stadium, Kingston (JAM) 11 JUL 2020
2019 10.02 +1.9 Leverkusen (GER) 24 JUL 2019
2018 10.24 -0.1 Stadion Śląski, Chorzów (POL) 22 AUG 2018
2017 10.08 -1.2 Suhaim bin Hamad Stadium, Doha (QAT) 05 MAY 2017
2016 9.92 +1.9 Sóstói Stadion, Székesfehérvár (HUN) 18 JUL 2016
2015 9.81 +1.3 Paris (FRA) 04 JUL 2015
2014 9.87 +1.6 Austin, TX (USA) 23 AUG 2014
2012 9.85 +0.6 Bislett Stadion, Oslo (NOR) 07 JUN 2012
2011 9.78 +1.0 Stade Olympique de la Pontaise, Lausanne (SUI) 30 JUN 2011
2010 9.82 +0.6 Stadio Olimpico, Roma (ITA) 10 JUN 2010
2009 9.82 +1.4 Szczecin (POL) 15 SEP 2009
2008 9.72 +0.2 Stade Olympique de la Pontaise, Lausanne (SUI) 02 SEP 2008
2007 9.74 +1.7 Guidobaldi, Rieti (ITA) 09 SEP 2007
2006 9.77 +1.5 International Stadium, Gateshead (GBR) 11 JUN 2006
2005 9.77 +1.6 Olympic Stadium, Athina (GRE) 14 JUN 2005
2004 9.87 +0.2 Boudewijnstadion, Bruxelles (BEL) 03 SEP 2004
2003 10.02 +0.8 Boudewijnstadion, Bruxelles (BEL) 05 SEP 2003
2002 10.12 +1.3 Rovereto (ITA) 28 AUG 2002
2001 10.50 +0.8 Kingston (JAM) 22 JUN 2001

Outdoor

200 Metres

Performance Wind Place Date
2016 20.45 +0.9 National Stadium, Kingston (JAM) 07 MAY 2016
2011 20.55 +0.5 Kingston (JAM) 16 APR 2011
2010 19.97 0.0 Kingston (JAM) 27 JUN 2010
2007 20.00 -0.3 Shanghai (CHN) 28 SEP 2007
2006 19.90 +1.3 Kingston (JAM) 25 JUN 2006
2004 20.06 +0.7 Stade Louis II, Monaco (MON) 19 SEP 2004
2002 20.48 +0.4 Rieti (ITA) 08 SEP 2002

Outdoor

400 Metres

Performance Place Date
2016 47.51 San Antonio, TX (USA) 26 MAR 2016
2015 48.20 Austin, TX (USA) 11 APR 2015
2010 47.56 Kingston (JAM) 20 FEB 2010
2009 45.94 Sydney (AUS) 28 FEB 2009
2007 47.17 Kingston (JAM) 17 FEB 2007
2006 48.28 Kingston (JAM) 28 JAN 2006

Outdoor

4x100 Metres Relay

Performance Place Date
2016 37.27 Estádio Olímpico, Rio de Janeiro (BRA) 19 AUG 2016
2015 37.36 National Stadium, Beijing (CHN) 29 AUG 2015
2012 38.27 Kingston (JAM) 14 APR 2012
2011 38.33 Philadelphia, PA (USA) 30 APR 2011
2009 37.31 Olympiastadion, Berlin (GER) 22 AUG 2009
2007 37.89 Nagai Stadium, Osaka (JPN) 01 SEP 2007
2006 38.36 Melbourne (AUS) 25 MAR 2006
2005 38.90 Walnut, CA (USA) 17 APR 2005
2003 38.45 Stade de France, Paris-St-Denis (FRA) 30 AUG 2003
2002 38.62 Manchester (GBR) 31 JUL 2002

Indoor

50 Metres

Performance Place Date
2011/12 5.64 MSG, New York, NY (USA) 28 JAN 2012

Indoor

60 Metres

Performance Place Date
2019/20 6.71 Reggie Lewis Center, Boston, MA (USA) 25 JAN 2020
2017/18 6.69 New York, NY (USA) 03 FEB 2018
2015/16 6.44 Oregon Convention Center, Portland, OR (USA) 18 MAR 2016
2014/15 6.52 Reggie Lewis Center, Boston, MA (USA) 07 FEB 2015
2011/12 6.50 NIA, Birmingham (GBR) 18 FEB 2012
2003/04 6.56 New York, NY (USA) 06 FEB 2004
2002/03 6.57 Erfurt (GER) 31 JAN 2003

Honours - Olympic Games

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
1. 4x100 Metres Relay 37.27 Estádio Olímpico, Rio de Janeiro (BRA) 19 AUG 2016
5. 100 Metres 9.95 0.0 National Stadium, Beijing (CHN) 16 AUG 2008
5. 100 Metres 9.94 +0.6 Olympic Stadium, Athina (GRE) 22 AUG 2004
7. 100 Metres 11.99 +1.5 Olympic Stadium, London (GBR) 05 AUG 2012

Honours - World Championships

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
1. 4x100 Metres Relay 37.36 National Stadium, Beijing (CHN) 29 AUG 2015
1. 4x100 Metres Relay 37.31 Olympiastadion, Berlin (GER) 22 AUG 2009
2. 4x100 Metres Relay 37.89 Nagai Stadium, Osaka (JPN) 01 SEP 2007
3. 100 Metres 9.84 +0.9 Olympiastadion, Berlin (GER) 16 AUG 2009
3. 100 Metres 9.96 -0.5 Nagai Stadium, Osaka (JPN) 26 AUG 2007
7. 100 Metres 10.00 -0.5 National Stadium, Beijing (CHN) 23 AUG 2015

Honours - World Indoor Championships

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
2. 60 Metres 6.50 Oregon Convention Center, Portland, OR (USA) 18 MAR 2016

Honours - Diamond League

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
1. 100 Metres 9.94 +0.4 Letzigrund, Zürich (SUI) 01 SEP 2016
1. 100 Metres 9.96 +0.5 Stade Olympique de la Pontaise, Lausanne (SUI) 25 AUG 2016
1. 100 Metres 9.81 +1.3 Paris (FRA) 04 JUL 2015
1. 100 Metres 10.02 -0.4 Shanghai Stadium, Shanghai (CHN) 19 MAY 2012
1. 100 Metres 9.91 +0.4 Alexander Stadium, Birmingham (GBR) 10 JUL 2011
1. 100 Metres 9.78 +1.0 Stade Olympique de la Pontaise, Lausanne (SUI) 30 JUN 2011
1. 100 Metres 9.95 +0.3 Shanghai Stadium, Shanghai (CHN) 15 MAY 2011
1. 100 Metres 9.82 +0.6 Stadio Olimpico, Roma (ITA) 10 JUN 2010
1. 100 Metres 9.72 +2.1 Bislett Stadion, Oslo (NOR) 04 JUN 2010
1. 100 Metres 9.81 +2.3 Suhaim bin Hamad Stadium, Doha (QAT) 14 MAY 2010

Honours - World Athletics Final

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
1. 100 Metres 9.87 +0.4 Gottlieb-Daimler Stadion, Stuttgart (GER) 13 SEP 2008
1. 100 Metres 9.83 -0.3 Gottlieb-Daimler Stadion, Stuttgart (GER) 22 SEP 2007
1. 100 Metres 9.89 +0.9 Gottlieb-Daimler Stadion, Stuttgart (GER) 09 SEP 2006
1. 200 Metres 20.06 +0.7 Stade Louis II, Monaco (MON) 19 SEP 2004
1. 100 Metres 9.98 -1.6 Stade Louis II, Monaco (MON) 18 SEP 2004
2. 100 Metres 9.90 -0.2 Thessaloniki (GRE) 12 SEP 2009
7. 100 Metres 10.23 +1.9 Stade Louis II, Monaco (MON) 13 SEP 2003

Honours - Golden League

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
1. 100 Metres 9.90 -0.4 Boudewijnstadion, Bruxelles (BEL) 04 SEP 2009
1. 100 Metres 10.07 -0.3 Bislett Stadion, Oslo (NOR) 03 JUL 2009
1. 100 Metres 9.84 -0.3 Boudewijnstadion, Bruxelles (BEL) 14 SEP 2007
1. 100 Metres 9.90 +0.5 Stadio Olimpico, Roma (ITA) 13 JUL 2007
1. 100 Metres 9.94 +0.9 Oslo (NOR) 15 JUN 2007
1. 100 Metres 9.86 -0.5 Olympiastadion, Berlin (GER) 03 SEP 2006
1. 100 Metres 9.99 +0.3 Boudewijnstadion, Bruxelles (BEL) 25 AUG 2006
1. 100 Metres 9.77 +1.0 Zürich (SUI) 18 AUG 2006
1. 100 Metres 9.85 +0.5 Stadio Olimpico, Roma (ITA) 14 JUL 2006
1. 100 Metres 9.85 +0.1 Paris (FRA) 08 JUL 2006
1. 100 Metres 9.98 -0.9 Oslo (NOR) 02 JUN 2006
1. 200 Metres 20.24 +2.5 Olympiastadion, Berlin (GER) 12 SEP 2004
1. 100 Metres 9.87 +0.2 Boudewijnstadion, Bruxelles (BEL) 03 SEP 2004
1. 100 Metres 9.93 -0.5 Zürich (SUI) 06 AUG 2004
1. 100 Metres 10.02 +0.8 Boudewijnstadion, Bruxelles (BEL) 05 SEP 2003

Honours - Commonwealth Games

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
1. 100 Metres 10.03 +0.9 Melbourne (AUS) 20 MAR 2006
2. 4x100 Metres Relay 38.62 Manchester (GBR) 31 JUL 2002

Honours - National Championships

Place Discipline Mark Wind Place Date
1. 100 Metres 9.84 +0.9 Kingston (JAM) 26 JUN 2015
1. 100 Metres 10.08 -1.8 Kingston (JAM) 24 JUN 2011
1. 200 Metres 19.97 0.0 Kingston (JAM) 27 JUN 2010
1. 100 Metres 10.04 +1.0 Kingston (JAM) 23 JUN 2007
1. 200 Metres 19.90 +1.3 Kingston (JAM) 25 JUN 2006
1. 100 Metres 10.04 +0.1 Kingston (JAM) 25 JUN 2005
1. 100 Metres 9.91 -0.1 Kingston (JAM) 27 JUN 2004
1. 100 Metres 10.13 +2.1 Kingston (JAM) 20 JUN 2003
Results in:

60 Metres

Date Competition Cnt. Cat Race Pl. Result Wind
08 FEB 2020 Western Milo Relays, GC Foster College, Spanish Town JAMJAM F F 1. 6.73 NWI

60 Metres Indoor

Date Competition Cnt. Cat Race Pl. Result
25 JAN 2020 New Balance Indoor Grand Prix, Reggie Lewis Center, Boston, MA USAUSA A F 5. 6.71

100 Metres

Date Competition Cnt. Cat Race Pl. Result Wind
11 JUL 2020 Velocity Fest, Jamaica College Ashenheim Stadium, Kingston JAMJAM F F3 1. 10.51 -2.2