Women's 100M Hurdles

Australia's Sally Pearson, the current world champion in the 100m title, won gold in the 100m hurdles. -- By Lauren Jones, Yahoo! Sports

LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 07: Sally Pearson of Australia celebrates after winning the gold medal in the Women's 100m Hurdles Final on Day 11 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 7, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)
Olympics Day 11 - Athletics
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 07: Sally Pearson of Australia celebrates after winning the gold medal in the Women's 100m Hurdles Final on Day 11 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 7, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 07: Sally Pearson of Australia hugs Kellie Wells of the United States after winning the gold medal in the Women's 100m Hurdles Final on Day 11 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 7, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images)
Olympics Day 11 - Athletics
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 07: Sally Pearson of Australia hugs Kellie Wells of the United States after winning the gold medal in the Women's 100m Hurdles Final on Day 11 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 7, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 07: Sally Pearson of Australia celebrates after winning the gold medal in the Women's 100m Hurdles Final on Day 11 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 7, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)
Olympics Day 11 - Athletics
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 07: Sally Pearson of Australia celebrates after winning the gold medal in the Women's 100m Hurdles Final on Day 11 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 7, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 07: Sally Pearson of Australia celebrates after winning the gold medal in the Women's 100m Hurdles Final on Day 11 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 7, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)
Olympics Day 11 - Athletics
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 07: Sally Pearson of Australia celebrates after winning the gold medal in the Women's 100m Hurdles Final on Day 11 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 7, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)
Australia's Sally Pearson, left, is embraced by bronze medallist Kellie Wells of the United States after she won gold in the women's 100-meter hurdles final during the athletics in the Olympic Stadium at the 2012 Summer Olympics, London, Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2012. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip )
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Australia's Sally Pearson, left, is embraced by bronze medallist Kellie Wells of the United States after she won gold in the women's 100-meter hurdles final during the athletics in the Olympic Stadium at the 2012 Summer Olympics, London, Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2012. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip )
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 07: Sally Pearson of Australia celebrates after winning the gold medal in the Women's 100m Hurdles Final on Day 11 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 7, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images)
Olympics Day 11 - Athletics
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 07: Sally Pearson of Australia celebrates after winning the gold medal in the Women's 100m Hurdles Final on Day 11 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 7, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images)
Australia's Sally Pearson reacts as she crosses the finish line to win gold in the women's 100-meter hurdles final during the athletics in the Olympic Stadium at the 2012 Summer Olympics, London, Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2012. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip )
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Australia's Sally Pearson reacts as she crosses the finish line to win gold in the women's 100-meter hurdles final during the athletics in the Olympic Stadium at the 2012 Summer Olympics, London, Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2012. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip )
Australia's Sally Pearson celebrates after winning the women's 100-meter hurdles final during the athletics in the Olympic Stadium at the 2012 Summer Olympics, London, Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2012. (AP Photo/Martin Meissner)
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Australia's Sally Pearson celebrates after winning the women's 100-meter hurdles final during the athletics in the Olympic Stadium at the 2012 Summer Olympics, London, Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2012. (AP Photo/Martin Meissner)
Australia's Sally Pearson, left, crosses the finish line to win gold ahead of United States' Dawn Harper, right, United States' Kellie Wells, second from right, Canada's Jessica Zelinka, second from left, and Turkey's Nevin Yanit in the women's 100-meter hurdles finalduring the athletics in the Olympic Stadium at the 2012 Summer Olympics, London, Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2012. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip )
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Australia's Sally Pearson, left, crosses the finish line to win gold ahead of United States' Dawn Harper, right, United States' Kellie Wells, second from right, Canada's Jessica Zelinka, second from left, and Turkey's Nevin Yanit in the women's 100-meter hurdles finalduring the athletics in the Olympic Stadium at the 2012 Summer Olympics, London, Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2012. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip )
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 07: Sally Pearson of Australia celebrates after winning the gold medal in the Women's 100m Hurdles Final on Day 11 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 7, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)
Olympics Day 11 - Athletics
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 07: Sally Pearson of Australia celebrates after winning the gold medal in the Women's 100m Hurdles Final on Day 11 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 7, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)
Australia's Sally Pearson crosses the finish line for a gold medal win in the women's 100-meter hurdles final during the athletics in the Olympic Stadium at the 2012 Summer Olympics, London, Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2012.(AP Photo/Mark Baker)
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Australia's Sally Pearson crosses the finish line for a gold medal win in the women's 100-meter hurdles final during the athletics in the Olympic Stadium at the 2012 Summer Olympics, London, Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2012.(AP Photo/Mark Baker)
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 06: Sally Pearson of Australia competes in the Women's 100m Hurdles heat on Day 10 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Olympic Stadium on August 6, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images)
Olympics Day 10 - Athletics
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 06: Sally Pearson of Australia competes in the Women's 100m Hurdles heat on Day 10 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Olympic Stadium on August 6, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 06: Brigitte Foster-Hylton of Jamaica reacts with Lolo Jones of the United States after competing in the Women's 100m Hurdles heat on Day 10 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Olympic Stadium on August 6, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images)
Olympics Day 10 - Athletics
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 06: Brigitte Foster-Hylton of Jamaica reacts with Lolo Jones of the United States after competing in the Women's 100m Hurdles heat on Day 10 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Olympic Stadium on August 6, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 06: Lolo Jones of the United States jumps over a hurdle alongside Phylicia George of Canada in the Women's 100m Hurdles heat on Day 10 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Olympic Stadium on August 6, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Hannah Johnston/Getty Images)
Olympics Day 10 - Athletics
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 06: Lolo Jones of the United States jumps over a hurdle alongside Phylicia George of Canada in the Women's 100m Hurdles heat on Day 10 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Olympic Stadium on August 6, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Hannah Johnston/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 06: Yuliya Kondakova of Russia, Lolo Jones of the United States and Phylicia George of Canada compete in the Women's 100m Hurdles heat on Day 10 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Olympic Stadium on August 6, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)
Olympics Day 10 - Athletics
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 06: Yuliya Kondakova of Russia, Lolo Jones of the United States and Phylicia George of Canada compete in the Women's 100m Hurdles heat on Day 10 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Olympic Stadium on August 6, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 07: Dawn Harper of the United States leads the pack in the Women's 100m Hurdles Semifinals on Day 11 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 7, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)
Olympics Day 11 - Athletics
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 07: Dawn Harper of the United States leads the pack in the Women's 100m Hurdles Semifinals on Day 11 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 7, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 07: Dawn Harper of the United States leads the pack in the Women's 100m Hurdles Semifinals on Day 11 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 7, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Cameron Spencer/Getty Images)
Olympics Day 11 - Athletics
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 07: Dawn Harper of the United States leads the pack in the Women's 100m Hurdles Semifinals on Day 11 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 7, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Cameron Spencer/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 07: Dawn Harper of the United States leads Alina Talay of Belarus and Shermaine Williams of Jamaica in the Women's 100m Hurdles Semifinals on Day 11 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 7, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Cameron Spencer/Getty Images)
Olympics Day 11 - Athletics
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 07: Dawn Harper of the United States leads Alina Talay of Belarus and Shermaine Williams of Jamaica in the Women's 100m Hurdles Semifinals on Day 11 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 7, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Cameron Spencer/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 07: Dawn Harper of the United States competes in the Women's 100m Hurdles Semifinals on Day 11 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 7, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images)
Olympics Day 11 - Athletics
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 07: Dawn Harper of the United States competes in the Women's 100m Hurdles Semifinals on Day 11 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 7, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 07: Dawn Harper of the United States leads Shermaine Williams of Jamaica in the Women's 100m Hurdles Semifinals on Day 11 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 7, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images)
Olympics Day 11 - Athletics
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 07: Dawn Harper of the United States leads Shermaine Williams of Jamaica in the Women's 100m Hurdles Semifinals on Day 11 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 7, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 07: Sally Pearson of Australia leads Jessica Zelinka of Canada in the Women's 100m Hurdles Semifinals on Day 11 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 7, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)
Olympics Day 11 - Athletics
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 07: Sally Pearson of Australia leads Jessica Zelinka of Canada in the Women's 100m Hurdles Semifinals on Day 11 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 7, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 07: Sally Pearson of Australia leads Tiffany Porter of Great Britain and Jessica Zelinka of Canada in the Women's 100m Hurdles Semifinals on Day 11 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 7, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images)
Olympics Day 11 - Athletics
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 07: Sally Pearson of Australia leads Tiffany Porter of Great Britain and Jessica Zelinka of Canada in the Women's 100m Hurdles Semifinals on Day 11 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 7, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images)

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