Liu Xiang wins in 12.87 seconds
EUGENE, Ore. -- Liu Xiang lunged across the finish line and quickly looked up to his left at the giant scoreboard.
Then, he impatiently waited.
A split second later -- only it felt like an eternity -- the board flashed Liu's time in big, white characters -- 12.87 seconds.
That sent the 110-meter hurdler from China straight into euphoria as he thrust his fist into the air before dancing and skipping around the track with unbridled exuberance.
Sure, there was the ...
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