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Parchment through to 110m hurdles final

Published:Wednesday | August 8, 2012

Jamaica’s Hansle Parchment clocked a national record to qualify for the men’s 110-metre hurdles final at the London 2012 Olympics.



Parchment clocked 13.14 to finish second behind Cuba’s Dayron Robles in the third semi-final.



Robles won in 13.10.



Parchment’s time represents the fourth fastest going into the final, which is scheduled for 3:15 this afternoon.



America’s Aris Merritt, 12.94, advanced with the fastest time.



Richard Parchment, the other Jamaican, did not finish his heat after crashing into one of the hurdles.



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