O'Rourke wins 100m hurdles first round heat

Derval O'Rourke has won her 100 metres hurdles heat at the European Championships in Barcelona this morning.

O'Rourke won heat 3 in 12.88 seconds, 0.01 seconds ahead of Germany's Carolin Nytra.

100m Hurdles Women’s 1st rd

Heat 1: 1 Nevin Yanit (Tur) 12.89secs Q, 2 Alina Talai (Blr) 13.17 Q, 3 Nadine Hildebrand (Ger) 13.25 Q, 4 Anne Zagre (Bel) 13.31, 5 Irina Lenskiy (Isr) 13.41, 6 Marzia Caravelli (Ita) 13.5, 7 Jelena Jotanovic (Ser) 13.77

Heat 2: 1 Yevheniya Snihur (Ukr) 12.9secs Q, 2 Lisa Urech (Swi) 13.03 Q, 3 Joanna Kocielnik (Pol) 13.25 Q, 4 Eline Berings (Bel) 13.27, 5 Marina Tomic (Slo) 13.28, 6 Miriam Cupakova (Svk) 13.35, 7 Dimitra Arachoviti (Cyp) 13.61

Heat 3: 1 Derval O’rourke (Irl) 12.88secs Q, 2 Carolin Nytra (Ger) 12.89 Q, 3 Olga Samylova (Rus) 13.06 Q, 4 Lucie Skrobakova (Cze) 13.15, 5 Victoria Schreibeis (Aut) 13.23, 6 Ana Torrijos (Spa) 13.33, 7 Clelia Reuse (Swi) 13.73

Heat 4: 1 Christina Vukicevic (Nor) 12.83secs Q, 2 Tatyana Dektyareva (Rus) 12.86 Q, 3 Elisabeth Davin (Bel) 13.12 Q, 4 Cindy Roleder (Ger) 13.19 q, 5 Katsiaryna Paplauskaya (Blr) 13.19 q, 6 Sonata Tamosaityte (Lit) 13.31

DSQ: Beate Schrott (Aut)

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