Hurdler Liu Xiang turns fall into heroism
China's Liu Xiang, who won gold for his 100m hurdles run at the 2004 Athens Olympics, fell at the first hurdle in his qualifying heat today. Then, in a moving display of the Olympic spirit, he hobbled across the finish line, assisted by fellow athletes. -- By Carla Thorpe, Yahoo! Sports
- Photo By Cameron Spencer/Getty Images Tue, Aug 7, 2012 6:00 AM EDT
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