Tokyo Olympics: Jamaica’s Hansle Parchment stuns the world after bagging Gold Medal in men’s 110m hurdles

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The Jamaican athlete Hansle Parchment shocked everyone after delivering one of the best performances in the Tokyo Olympics athletics competition. He was able to outwork the world champion Grant Holloway, who was the favorite to win in the men’s 110 meters hurdles final on Thursday.

Hansle Parchment wins Gold Medal

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Hansle Parchment, the London Olympic bronze Medalist added a Gold Medal to his tally on Thursday. He was able to edge past the reigning world champion out at the line in 13.04 for his second Games medal.

It is to be noted that Holloway had not lost a hurdles race since August last year and was the favorite after breaking the world indoor record over 60m hurdles this year and missing the 110m record by one-hundredth of a second at the U.S. Olympic trials.

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