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Dominant McLeod continues winning streak at Prefontaine Classic

Published:Saturday | May 28, 2016 | 5:25 PM
Omar McLeod

Andre Lowe, Special Projects Editor - Sport

Eugene, USA:
Jamaican sprint hurdler Omar McLeod continued his dominant start to the season, winning the 110m hurdles at the Prefontaine Classic at Hayward Field in Eugene, Oregon today.

McLeod took control of the race to win in 13.06 seconds ahead of American David Oliver, 13.38 and Jeff Porter, also from the US, 13.48.

Another Jamaican Hansle Parchment finished eight in 13.5.

"I'm really grateful to be able to come out here and get this win. This is one of the events where the more you win the more confident you get so it's an important win for me," said McLeod after his win.