Fredericks wins 400?m hurdles gold

2014-08-01 00:00

SOUTH African Cornel Fredericks powered to victory in the men’s 400 m hurdles, picking up gold in the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow last night.

Fredericks finished in a time of 48,50 seconds.

Things didn’t go so well for South African Wenda Theron who was disqualified in the women’s 400 m hurdles.

The event was won by Jamaican Kaliese Spencer in a time of 54,10 seconds.

In the field events, South African Victor Hogan finished unplaced in the final men’s discus with a distance of 56,42 metres.

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