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World Athletics Championships: Nia Ali crashes out of 100m hurdles in heats

Defending champion Nia Ali crashed out of 100m hurdles heats at the World Championships in Eugene. The 33-year-old American was leading the race until she hit her knee on the penultimate barrier. She struggled to regain balance and fell at the final hurdle as Jamaican training partner Britany Anderson won...
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Nia Ali, Alaysha Johnson out following women’s 100 hurdles heats at World Athletics Championships

Of the four U.S. women competing in the 100 meters hurdles heats at the World Athletics Championships on Saturday in Eugene, two moved on to the semifinals. Nia Ali, the defending world champion and silver medalist at the Rio Olympics, was disqualfied during the first heat after hitting the final two hurdles and suffering a fall. Former University of Oregon athlete Alaysha Johnson was DQ’d after hitting the first two hurdles in the fourth heat.
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Alaysha Johnson, Nia Ali stumble in women’s 100-meter hurdles heats at World Athletics Championships; Kendra Harrison, Alia Armstrong advance

EUGENE — Two Americans, including former Oregon Ducks standout Alaysha Johnson, stumbled during the women’s 100-meter hurdle heats while two others advanced to the semifinals. Nia Ali, the 2019 world champion and silver medalist at the Rio Olympics, was on her way to winning the first heat Saturday...
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