Originally Posted by Action Jackson
Bolt has defended his 100/200 title something Carlton hasn't done. Can only compare them in events where they compete, so the long jump is irrelevant.
lewis winning more golds and wc's including long jump is even more impressive, something bolt hasn't done.
Carl had his time, it has passed.
until bolt approaches or exceeds lewis' achievements, he has no claim to 'greatest athlete of all time'. can't re-write history and forget past champions.