Aries Merritt is the world record-holder at 12.80 and Olympic champion. His time made him the first US Olympic gold medallist in the event since 1996 and the first US sprint hurdler to own the world record since 1989. No one in the field has more world ...View Complete Story
David Oliver and Aries Merritt will headline the high hurdles at the 40th Pre Classic on May 31 at Hayward Field, pitting the two all-time greats against each other in a race that will also include 2011 world champion Jason Richardson, 2013 U.S ...View Complete Story
The athlete has come in for praise from current and past sprint hurdles standouts such as world record holder and Olympic champion Aries Merritt, as well as Allen Johnson, 1996 Olympic and four-time world champion in the event. "To tell the truth, I am ...
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The qualifying round of the 110 hurdles went as expected with Aries Merritt, Jason Richardson, David Oliver and David Payne all advancing. "There were some nerves involved and I just have to stay focused," Merritt said. But these days and at these ...View Complete Story