Olympics: Unforgettable moments

Updated: Jul 23, 2012 14:07 IST

In 1996, facing Mike Powell in the final, American track and field star Carl Lewis leapt 8.50m with his third jump to secure his ninth Olympic gold. Lewis speaks to local media in Santo Domingo in this file photo. Reuters/Eduardo Munoz
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In 1996, facing Mike Powell in the final, American track and field star Carl Lewis leapt 8.50m with his third jump to secure his ninth Olympic gold. Lewis speaks to local media in Santo Domingo in this file photo. Reuters/Eduardo Munoz

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