27th Summer Universiade in Kazan,

July 6-17 2013

US athlete Thomas takes Universiade title in women's 100m hurdles

The US track and field athlete Vashti Thomas won gold in the women's 100m hurdles at the Summer Universiade in Kazan.

The winner finished in 12.61 seconds and set the new Universiade record, R-Sport reports. The runner-up was Alina Taylay of Belarus (12.78), Danielle Williams took bronze of Jamaica (12.84). Nina Argunova of Russia (13.06) finished fifth. 

R-Sport, July 10