PHOTOS: Parchment suffered from cramp, no decision yet on remainder of season
Andre Lowe, Senior Staff Reporter
Juliet Campbell, manager for Olympic 11om hurdles bronze medallist Hansle Parchment confirmed that the athlete had suffered a cramp to his right calf before crashing out of the semi-finals at the IAAF World Championships here.
Parchment hit the last hurdle after being clear in second place behind Jason Richardson in his semi-final and had to be helped off the track.
Campbell told The Gleaner that the athlete is doing better and that a decision will be taken by his coach Fitz Coleman, as it relates to whether or not he will now end his season.
After a great start to the year, which saw him lowering his own national record to 13.05 and going on a three-race mini winning streak, Parchment has had a trouble season after suffering an ankle injury while warming up for the National Championships is June.
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