hurdling

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a footrace in which contestants must negotiate a series of hurdles

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Sotherton, the Commonwealth heptathlon champion, smashed her personal best in the 60 metres hurdles at the Norwich Union International in Glasgow on Saturday but she was still unable to match the outstanding display of Sweden's Susanna Kallur.
84 sec to land the under-20 women's 400 metres title and added silver medals in both the 200 metres and 60 metres hurdles.
ATHLETICS: Dayron Robles will take on his predecessor as Olympic champion, Liu Xiang, in the 60 metres hurdles at the Aviva Grand Prix in Birmingham on February 18.
Competing in the 60 metres hurdles, he lowered his personal best to 8.
The world and European champion will take on Lolo Jones over the 60 metres hurdles at the Aviva International match in Glasgow next month, looking to repeat the shock win she achieved over the American last January.
Last year she skippered Great Britain to victory and produced a brilliant solo showing in the 60 metres hurdles by dominating world No.
She claimed personal bests in the 60 metres hurdles and high jump as she thrilled the capacity crowd in Kelvin Hall at the Aviva International Match.
ALLEN SCOTT was agonisingly pipped for 60 metres hurdles victory at the Norwich Union Grand Prix in Birmingham by the powerful finish of David Oliver.
Gemma Werrett also qualified for her final in the 60 metres hurdles, finishing seventh in 8.
The 37-year-oldUS veteran -victor in 1993 and 1997 and bidding to retain her 60 metres hurdles title tomorrow -hurtled to victory in 7.
COLIN JACKSON strode towards achieving his farewell dream of another major championship gold medal as he won through to the finals of the 60 metres hurdles at the World Indoor Championships in Birmingham yesterday.
Their eagerly-awaited first 60 metres hurdles clash of the winter, with Commonwealth champion South African Shaun Bownes also in the field, offers the opportunity for Jackson to psyche out his Cuban rival before the real action begins in Birmingham.
Competing in the opening event on the second day of the championships, the Gateshead youngster broke the record for the under-13 60 metres hurdles, winning in a time of 9.
TIFFANY Ofili broke the British record twice in the space of three hours, but had to settle for a silver medal after a dramatic finish to the 60 metres hurdles at the European Indoor Championships.
She lines up in the 60 metres hurdles and the high jump pledging to chase new personal bests and put more medals to her locker.