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Liu Xiang stopped to kiss the final hurdle before crossing the finish line and being helped away by his opponents.

Chinese hurdler Liu Xiang to have surgery in Britain

Former champion Liu Xiang will have surgery on his Achilles tendon in Britain after crashing out of his 110 hurdles heat at the London Olympics on Tuesday, Chinese officials said.

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America's Aries Merritt takes gold in 110m hurdles as GB's Lawrence Clarke finishes fourth

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silver medallist Nick Dempsey plans to keep going even though windsurfing will no longer be an Olympic sport

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Today's Brit watch: Brabants poised to increase golden haul

With the cycling finally finished, Britain's medal chances today will come primarily in the athletics and the canoe sprint.

Liu Xiang stopped to kiss the final hurdle before crossing the finish line and being helped away by his opponents.

London 2012: Former 110 metre hurdles champion Liu Xiang hobbles across the finish line as he crashes out of Olympics

It must be one of the most enduring images of the Olympic spirit at the London 2012 Games: Chinese hurdler Liu Xiang determinedly hopped over the finish line today, far behind his opponents after he fell injured at the first hurdle.

Team GB's Andrew Pozzi limped out of the 110m hurdles today

Team GB's Andrew Pozzi crashes out of 110m hurdles in moments

Andrew Pozzi's Olympics hopes were dashed in seconds when he limped out of the 110m hurdles today.

Liu Xiang: 'It was a sad time for me but every athlete has injuries in his or her career'

Liu Xiang knows all about pressure of home Olympics

Chinese hurdler, who runs in London tonight, can provide a cautionary tale for British team

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Jeff Porter ducked in with third place in the US trials

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Phillips Idowu opened his 2012 season with a victory over Christian Taylor, the American who relieved him of the world triple jump title last year, in the IAAF Diamond League meeting in Shanghai on Saturday. Competing in wet, cold conditions, Idowu jumped 17.24 metres to claim victory ahead of Taylor's American team-mate Will Claye, whose best was 17.12m. Taylor finished third with 16.96m.

Star of the show Andy Pozzi breaks Colin Jackson record

Another day at the 2012 Olympic Stadium, another personal best for Andy Pozzi. And a Colin Jackson record too.

Andy Pozzi competes in the 110m hurdles at the Olympic Stadium

British stars rise to occasion in Olympic dress rehearsal

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