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Gatlin's wind-assisted mark is 0.13 seconds faster than Usain Bolt’s 100m record of 9.58, which the Jamaican famously ran at the 2009 World Championships in Berlin. Gatlin finished second to Bolt in both the 100m and 200m at the 2015 World Championships last August.
Re-watch Bolt and Gatlin's Beijing 100m showdown
Watch the clip of the Gatlin flying through the finish line in the wind-aided 100m challenge.