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Five top performers who lit up the world athletics championships in Beijing:1) USAIN BOLT (Jamaica)Was it ever in doubt?As allegations raged over widespread doping in athletics, Bolt gave the crisis-hit sport a morale boost by crushing two-time doping offender Justin Gatlin in the 100- and 200-meter, before anchoring Jamaica to gold in the 4x100 relay – giving him an astonishing 11th world title.(United States)Eaton retained his title and set the only world record of the championships with a lung-bursting last lap in the 1,500 as a packed crowd in Beijing rose to acclaim the American iron man.The Olympic champion finished with a total of 9,045 points to eclipse his previous world best by six points, helped in no small part by a decathlon best-ever 45 seconds in the 400 and a championship record 10.23 in the 100 .
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