Noah Lyles

Noah Lyles breaks Michael Johnson's U.S. record that stood since 1996

Noah Lyles (19.31) Breaks Michael Johnson’s 200m American Record to Lead US Sweep at 2022 Worlds

Noah Lyles retained his world 200m title in a time so stunning it broke Michael Johnson’s US record from the 1996 Olympics, he ripped open his vest like the Incredible Hulk.

Lyles was also open about his own struggles with depression and mental health after his victory. When I got that tattoo I said:I want people to be able to say Noah Lyles is an icon

Shericka Jackson and Noah Lyles both smash 200m sprint records at World Championships

'Best we've ever seen'

Johnson, who saw his record beaten by Lyles, was working as a pundit for the women's race and said the quality was the "best we've ever seen."

About Noah Lyles

Noah Lyles (born July 18, 1997) is an American professional track and field sprinter competing in the 100 meters and 200 meters. 

He won gold medals in the 200 meters and the 4 × 100-meter relay at the 2019 World Athletics Championships in Doha.