Omar McLeod of Jamaica won the gold medal in the Men’s 110m Hurdles event of Rio 2016 Olympic Games on Tuesday, August 16, 2016.
Omar McLeod won the race in 13.05 seconds with daylight between him and the rest of the field to give Jamaica its first-ever gold medal in the event.
Orlando Ortego of Spain won the silver medal finishing second with a time of 13.17 seconds.
France’s Pascal Martinot-Lagarde won the bronze medal in the event finishing third with a time of 13.24 seconds.
America’s Devon Allen of the U.S. finished fifth in the race.