Parchment through to 110m hurdles final
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.