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The Sports Kings: Felix Wins Elusive Gold Medal In 200M.

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LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 08: Allyson Felix of the United States celebrates after winning gold in the Women's 200m Final on Day 12 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 8, 2012.By: Quinn Rooney (Getty Images)

LONDON, ENGLAND – AUGUST 08: Allyson Felix of the United States celebrates after winning gold in the Women’s 200m Final on Day 12 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 8, 2012.By: Quinn Rooney (Getty Images)

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Allyson Felix of the U.S. finally got her Olympic gold in the 200 meters Wednesday night, overtaking two-time 100 champion Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce of Jamaica down the stretch to win in 21.88 seconds.

Felix, a silver medalist in the 200 in 2004 and 2008, was behind coming off the turn but powered past Fraser-Pryce over the last 40 meters.

Fraser-Pryce got the silver in 22.09. Carmelita Jeter of the U.S. was third in 22.14 for the bronze, her second medal of the London Games after winning silver in the 100.

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