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Despite starting his celebration meters before the finish line, sprinter Usain Bolt smashed the 100-Meter World Record (9.69 seconds) 2000s
93.5%
1970s
0.5%
1980s
0.8%
1990s
2.4%
Michael Phelps set a single Olympics record with 8 gold medals, with 7 of those swims coming in world record time 2000s
93.1%
1970s
0.6%
1980s
0.7%
1990s
2.9%
Michael Jordan first retired from the NBA, to play baseball for the Birmingham Barons, a minor-league affiliate of the Chicago White Sox 1990s
88%
1970s
0.5%
1980s
5%
2000s
3.9%
Muhammad Ali fought Joe Frazier in their Boxing rematch 'The Thrilla in Manila' 1970s
84.9%
1980s
10.7%
1990s
1.3%
2000s
0.2%
The Moscow Summer Olympics were boycotted by the United States and 64 other countries 1980s
77.7%
1970s
16.4%
1990s
2.2%
2000s
1%
Billie Jean King won the 'Battle of the Sexes' tennis match against Bobby Riggs 1970s
76.6%
1980s
17.3%
1990s
2.9%
2000s
0.4%
Hank Aaron hit his 715th home run, to break Babe Ruth's all-time MLB record 1970s
76%
1980s
13.3%
1990s
5.8%
2000s
2.2%
San Francisco 49ers was the NFL dynasty of the decade, winning four Super Bowls 1980s
74.3%
1970s
6.7%
1990s
15.2%
2000s
1.1%
Cal Ripken breaks Lou Gehrig's 'Iron Man' record, playing in his 2131st consecutive MLB game (and homering as well!) 1990s
68.5%
1970s
4.8%
1980s
12.1%
2000s
11.8%
The WWF presented the first WrestleMania at Madison Square Garden in New York City 1980s
67.1%
1970s
12.5%
1990s
14.8%
2000s
2.8%
46 year-old Jack Nicklaus won golf's Masters Tournament in a dramatic comeback 1980s
63.6%
1970s
11.8%
1990s
17.9%
2000s
3.7%
The US Women's soccer team wins the World Cup, culminating in Brandi Chastain's penalty kick & jersey-waving celebration 1990s
62.3%
1970s
0.7%
1980s
2.6%
2000s
31.5%
West Indies won the first edition of the Cricket World Cup organized by ICC, and held in England 1970s
53.9%
1980s
25.8%
1990s
12.8%
2000s
4.6%
Wayne Gretzky was traded by the Edmonton Oilers to the L.A. Kings in an NHL deal that shocked the hockey world 1980s
53.8%
1970s
2%
1990s
39.1%
2000s
2.3%
Michael Schumacher won his first Formula One Championship 1990s
51.6%
1970s
11.5%
1980s
27.2%
2000s
6.9%
Golfer Annika Sorenstam become the first woman since Babe Didrikson Zaharias in 1945 to play in a (men's) PGA event 2000s
47.3%
1970s
5.8%
1980s
9.8%
1990s
34.2%
Pete Sampras retired at the age of 32 after winning his 14th Grand Slam tennis title 2000s
44.5%
1970s
1.6%
1980s
7.3%
1990s
43.9%
Tom Brady was selected by the New England Patriots with pick #199 in the sixth round of the NFL Draft 2000s
44.3%
1970s
0.7%
1980s
2.9%
1990s
49.7%
South Africa hosted, and won, their first Rugby World Cup, defeating New Zealand (15-12) 1990s
43.7%
1970s
19.1%
1980s
24.2%
2000s
10%
15 competitors came to the shores of Waikiki, Hawaii to take part in the first-ever Ironman Triathlon challenge 1970s
42%
1980s
32.5%
1990s
16.8%
2000s
5.8%

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