US’s Tinsley wins Diamond League 400m hurdles, Green third

Friday, August 17, 2012

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KINGSTON, Jamaica — Silver medalist Michael Tinsley of the US won the men’s 400m hurdles in 48.50 today.

Tinsley defeated Olympic champion Felix Sanchez of the Dominican Republic (48.93) in his first race since winning in London.

Leford Green of Jamaica was third in 48.97.

Green finished seventh at the Olympic Games.


RANK ATHLETE NATION RESULT REAC. T. DIA. POINTS DIA. RANKING
1 TINSLEY Michael USA 48.5 0.158 4 3
2 SÁNCHEZ Félix DOM 48.93 0.161 3 5
3 GREEN Leford JAM 48.97 0.195 1 9
4 GORDON Jehue TRI 49 0.166 2 7
5 FLEISCHHAUER Georg GER 49.79 0.153

6 WILLIAMS Rhys GBR 49.93 0.238

7 BULTHEEL Michael BEL 50.02 0.187

8 TAYLOR Angelo USA 50.41 0.179 5 2

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