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IAAF Jamaica Invite: Parchment scores first Jamaican victory at meet

Published:Saturday | May 3, 2014 | 9:27 PM

Melton Williams, Gleaner Writer

KINGSTON, Jamaica:

London 2012 bronze medallist Hansle Parchment produced the first Jamaican victory at the Jamaica International Invitational at the National Stadium by winning the mens' 110-metre hurdles.

The 23-year-old Parchment out battled American Ryan Wilson for his second victory in two starts this season.

Parchment won in 13.42 seconds, while Wilson clocked 13.45.

Andrew Riley of Jamaica finished third in 13.56 with Andy Turner of Great Britain, fourth in 13.92.

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