Jamaica’s athletes picked up the gold and silver in the men’s 110-metres hurdles at the Wanda Diamond League meet in Birmingham England, today.

Reigning Olympic champion, Hansle Parchment ran a world leading 13.09 seconds to win the sprint hurdles event ahead of compatriot Omar McLeod who posted a season’s best 13.17 seconds.

Five other Jamaicans competed at the second stop on the Diamond League circuit. Yohan Blake ran 10.18 seconds to take the silver in the men’s 100-metres.

In the women’s race Shericka Jackson finished second in 11.12 seconds. Janieve Russell finished seventh in the women’s 400-metres hurdles and Natoya Goule got the bronze in the women’s 800-metres in 2:00.13.