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a footrace in which contestants must negotiate a series of hurdles

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Hepathlete Hazel, who won gold at the Commonwealth Games in New Delhi last October, will compete in the 100m hurdles, while Sotherton and high jumper Parsons will have to wait until the Aviva UK Trials and Championships on July 29 for their first experience of an event day crowd at the venue.
66s in the 100m hurdles for fifth, while fellow Gateshead athlete Alan Toward was 10th in the discus with 42.
The meet directors all expect me to perform, they are paying me to perform, so I have to deal with those expectations," reasoned world champion Brigitte Foster Hylton after winning the 100m hurdles, while Lashawn Merritt "was just having fun" in the 400m.
The other double winner for the team came from Claire Turnbull, B 100m and 100m hurdles.
Jessica | In the 100m hurdles, the 29-year-old is set to face a top line-up, including Australia's Olympic champion Sally Pearson, the American world champion Brianna Rollins, British record-holder and European champion Tiffany Porter, and Lucy Hatton, who took silver for GB in the European indoor 60m hurdles in March.
Salha Mohammed then gave Bahrain the 100m hurdles silver in 16.
AUSTRALIAN sprinter Sally Pearson is likely to pull out of the 100metres at the Games as she does not want to risk her fitness for her specialist event - the 100m hurdles.
Team captain is 2012 Olympic 100m hurdles champion Sally Pearson.
Among those competing are: MICHELLE JENNEKE (AUSTRALIA) Michelle is one of Australia's rising stars in the 100m hurdles having won a silver medal at the World Youth Olympics in 2010 before finishing fifth at the World Junior Championships in 2012.
He disclosed that athlete vie for the top honour in event like 100m, 200m, 400m, 800m, 1500m, 3000m, 5000m, 10,000m, 100m hurdles, 400m hurdles, 4X100 meter relay, 4X400m relay, high jump, long jump, hope step and jump, shot put, discus throw, javelin throw.
He said the male athletes would participate in the 100m, 200m, 400m, 800m, 110m hurdles, long jump, triple jump, shot put, and javelin while the female would take part in the following event including 100m, 200m, 400m, 800m, 100m hurdles, long jump, triple jump, high jump, javelin throw.
During the 2010 Summer Youth Olympics, Michelle Jenneke won herself a silver medal for the 100m hurdles category.
O'Rourke is finally due to benefit - after months of speculation - from double European 100m hurdles champion Nevin Yanit being slapped with a two-year ban for doping violations by the Turkish Athletics Federation.
Yesterday, on day two of the Sainsbury's Anniversary Games, she competed in only the 100m hurdles and the long jump, an event that was won by fellow Brit Katarina JohnsonThompson.
Which American-born athlete will represent GB in the 100m hurdles in Moscow?