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Robles disqualified of gold in 110m hurdles by Daegu referee council

08-29-2011 22:02 BJT

DAEGU, South Korea, Aug. 29 (Xinhua) -- Dayron Robles of Cuba was disqualified of gold medal in the men's 110m hurdles final for disruption of the event after the Chinese team made an appeal on Monday night at the Daegu worlds.

Dayron Robles of Cuba was disqualified of gold medal in the men's 110m hurdles final
for disruption of the event after the Chinese team made an appeal on Monday night at
the Daegu worlds.

Liu Xiang (L) of China competes with Dayron Robles of Cuba during the men's 110 metres
hurdles final at the IAAF World Championships in Daegu, South Korea, August 29, 2011.
Robles won the gold medal with 13.14 seconds. Liu Xiang got the bronze medal.
(Xinhua/Song Zhenping)

Editor:Xiong Qu |Source: Xinhua

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