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a footrace in which contestants must negotiate a series of hurdles

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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.
The Liverpool Harrier finished eighth in a world class 100m hurdles final in 13.
Salha Mohammed then gave Bahrain the 100m hurdles silver in 16.
Denby was crowned 2014 Nigerian 100m hurdles champion and will be a medal contender in Glasgow.
During the 2010 Summer Youth Olympics, Michelle Jenneke won herself a silver medal for the 100m hurdles category.
Aside from Manibog, the 13-under 100m dash winner, and Sanguir, who topped the 100m hurdles, Pangasinan produced several double-gold winners in Rico Navarro (boys' 13-under long jump and 1500m run), Briceline Soriano (girls' 13-under long jump and 100m dash); Reuben Jacob (boys' 13-under shot put and discus throw), Jayson Torribio (boys' 14-15 400m hurdles and 4x100m relay) and Jasmine Suniga (girls' 14-15 long jump and 100m dash).
Not everyone fancies doubling up at the Olympics: national heroine Jesscia Ennis announced on Saturday night that she would not be turning out for today's 100m hurdles heats.
Summary: David Cameron sent his congratulations to Jessica Ennis after she broke the world record in the 100m hurdles in the heptathlon event.
The withdrawal of Idowu came shortly after British team-mate Tiffany Porter - who switched from the US in 2010 through her UK-born mother - broke down in tears after finishing last in her 100m hurdles semi-final.
In the boys' category highlights, Ali Mohammed Ali of Othman Bin Affan School took double victory in the 50m hurdles and 100m hurdles events.
ATHLETICS: European heptathlon champion Jessica Ennis would consider competing over 100m hurdles at the 2012 Olympics.
Other Tahanto girls that have done well in the first two meets and their events are freshman Nicole Green, javelin, high jump, 100m, and 4x100m relay; freshman Katie Adams, discus, 100m, and 4x100m relay; seventh-grader Rachel Perryman, 100m hurdles and 200m; freshman Erin Wolosz, two-mile and 800m; seventh-grader Julia Morena, mile; freshman Sarah Hergert, discus; seventh-grader Haley Nelson, 100m and 300m hurdles; and seventh-grader Christine Mott, 300m hurdles.
Another local multi-eventer, Nadine Okoyere, won the 100m hurdles in 15.
87 metres putt and was third in the 100m hurdles in 14.
1990: Gold, European Championships; Gold, Commonwealth Games 1993: Gold, 100m hurdles World Championships Silver, relay World Championships; Silver, 60mh World Indoors.