Olympics 2008

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Olympics: Gold medal for Harper in 100m hurdles

Dawn Harper of the United States won the women''s 100m hurdles gold medal at the Olympics on Tuesday.

Harper won in 12.54 seconds, a personal best, with Australian Sally McLellan second in 12.64 and Canada''s Priscilla Lopes-Schliep third on 12.64.

American Lolo Jones, who set the fastest time in the world this year in the semi-finals, stumbled over the penultimate hurdle while leading and finished seventh in 12.72.

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