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a footrace in which contestants must negotiate a series of hurdles

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Cindy Ofili won the 100m hurdles while Sophie McKinna was victorious in the shot put to bank her spot in the GB squad.
In Faisalabad, Amina, (100m, 400m), Arooj (100m hurdles and 200m), Amna Saeed (800m), Arooj Shahzad (long jump), Khadija Mehreen (discuss throw) and Khadija (shot put) emerged winners in their respective Inter-Tehsil athletics events.
PleasedDaniel Ferguson proudly shows of his bronze medal from the 100m hurdles
Lokesh Sathyanathan (7.74m) won the gold for India in the long jump final while in 100m hurdles Sapna Kumari bagged the gold with the timing of 14.19s.
Almalbis placed second to teammate Delotayo in the 100m hurdles in 16:66.00, edging Michaela Margarejo of Cagayan Valley, who timed 17:12.00.
Day 8: Friday, August 11 Robbie Grabarz starts high jump qualification at 11:15 with Tiffany Porter in the 100m hurdles heats at 10:45, while Ashley Bryant begins his decathlon bid in the 100m at 10:00.
KATARINA Johnson-Thompson had a mixed afternoon at the Muller Anniversary Games in London, with the multi-event specialist competing in both the 100m hurdles and long jump events in the Diamond League meeting.
Jess Ennis-Hill against Katarina Johnson-Thomson in heptathlon (day one of two): 100m hurdles (1.35pm), high jump (2.50pm).
Jackson, who won silver in the 100m hurdles in Seoul in 1988, said: "He's a 100m and 200m sprinter, he has just missed the British record by a jiffy which is 100th of a second.
The trials in the events to be taken for women comprise 100m , 200m, 400m, 800m, 1500m, 100m hurdles, 400m hurdles, high jump, long jump, triple jump, shot put, discus throw, hammer throw and javelin throw.
GREAT NORTH CITY GAMES TIFFANY Porter was the star of the show for Great Britain at the Great CityGames in Newcastle after winning the women's 100m hurdles. The Commonwealth silver medallist finished ahead of the United States' Jasmin Stowers, Germany's Cindy Roleder and GB team-mate Serita Solomin in 12.77 seconds.
Ladies winners: Amy Readman (100m A, 200m A); Rebecca Aspin (1,500m B); Eli Barnbrook (3,000m B); Sarah McGough (100m hurdles) Second: Sarah McGough (100m B, 200m B); Molly Shaw (800m A); Jess Tyerman (800m B); Kath Aspin (1,500m A); Amy Readman (100m hurdles A); Tanya Dixon (hammer B); Hannah Raine (long jump A, triple jump A); Jess Tyerman (high jump A); Rebecca Aspin (long jump); 4 x 100m relay (Sarah McGough, Jess Tyerman, Hannah Raine, Amy Readman).
A variety of athletics events took place on day one and involved athletes from all over the GCC, including 10,000m final, 100m hurdles, 100m, 400m, long jump and shot put.
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.