[ 2006-12-11 10:43 ]
|China's Liu Jing (left) and Feng Yun compete
during women's 100m hurdles at the Doha Asian Games December 10, 2006.
Liu, 29, finished first 12.93 seconds and 30-year-old Feng took the silver
13.10 seconds. [Xinhua]|
Liu Jing upset
fellow Chinese Feng Yun to win the women's 100
meters hurdles at the Asian Games on Sunday, ruling out a
title defending effort from the 30-year- old.
The National Games title holder of China, 29, clocked 12.93 seconds for the
gold medal, beating the former Asiad champion of
Busan Feng Yun to the second on 13.10.
South Korea's Lee Yeon-Kyung took the bronze medal after timing 13.23
following the Chinese duo.
"Finally I made it! I'm very glad to take the gold," said an elated Liu.
"I don't think it makes any different whether Feng or I to take the title,"
It's not the first time that Liu Jing upset Liu Yun, another trainee of Sun
Haiping who coaches Olympic champion and the men's 110m hurdles record holder
In last year's National Games of China, Liu Jing beat Feng in the same event
for the national title.
World championships finalist Huang Xiaoxiao won China another gold medal from
the track and field competitions after clocking 55.41 seconds at the women's
400m hurdles at the Asian Games.
Huang beat Japan's Satomi Kubokura to the second place at 1.08 seconds, while
Malaysia's Mohd Khalid Noraseela took the bronze with a time of 56.85.
women's 100 meters