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U.S. medals
Kellie Wells, left, and Dawn Harber celebrate their medals in the 100-meter hurdles. (Wally Skalij / Los Angeles Times)
Hurdling to victory
Australia’s Sally Pearson, left, defeats Nevin Yanit of Turkey, Kellie Wells and Dawn Harper, both of the United States, to win the gold medal in the 100-meter hurdles. Harper won the silver and Wells won the bronze. (Wally Skalij / Los Angeles Times)
Australian gold
Australia’s Sally Pearson falls to the track after winning the gold medal in the 100-meter hurdles. (Wally Skalij / Los Angeles Times)
U.S. hurdle medals
Kellie Wells, left, (bronze) and Dawn Harper, center, (silver) celebrate winning medals after crossing the finish line of the 100-meter hurdles. (Wally Skalij / Los Angeles Times)
Lolo Jones
LoLo Jones of the United States competes in the women’s 100m hurdles semifinals. In the finals, she finished in fourth place, out of medal contention. (Olivier Morin / AFP / Getty Images)
Big crash
China’s Liu Xiang, center, falls between Hungary’s Balazs Baji, left, and Poland’s Artur Noga duing a men’s 110-meter hurdles heat. (Martin Meissner / Associated Press)
Chinese star is out
Cyclists in China motor past a screen showing Liu Xiang after his fall in a men’s 110-meter hurdles heat at the London Olympics. It was reported that Chinese at home shed tears after the former world-record holder crashed into the first hurdle. (Andy Wong / Associated Press)
Jason Richardson
Jason Richardson of the United States won his heat in the men’s 110m hurdles, qualifying for the semifinals. (Eric Feferberg / AFP / Getty Images)
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