Top hurdlers converge at U.S. Open
NEW YORK -- Fifty meters. Four hurdles. It's a novelty distance that is hardly ever contested, and the three top-shelf female sprint hurdlers who will line up in a field of six for Saturday night's U.S. Open race have barely slipped into this season's shoes. Still, the race featuring American stars Dawn Harper, Lolo Jones and Kellie Wells can be considered a very, very early warm-up act for the theater promised by the 2012 London Olympics.
"Unlike some other events, we never dodge each ...
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