Fourie 7th in hurdles final
London - South Africa's Lehann Fourie has finished seventh in the men's 110m hurdles final at the Olympic Games on Wednesday night.
Fourie, 25, finished in a time of 13.53 seconds against a very competitive field.
Earlier on Wednesday evening, Fourie qualified for the final by running a personal best time of 13.28 in the semi-finals.
America's Aries Merritt claimed gold in a time of 12.92.
Merritt's US team-mate Jason Richardson, the shock world champion from last year in Daegu, claimed silver in 13.04, while Jamaican Hansle Parchment took a surprise bronze in a new national record of 13.12.
Defending champion Dayron Robles of Cuba pulled up halfway through the race clutching his left hamstring.