Braf sets blazing trail for gold
performance, Brathwaite struck the first hurdle but was on top of his game he recovered enough to beat the eight-man field in 13.14 seconds.
It was so close that it took a minute before the decision was confirmed, placing Brathwaite ahead of Americans Terrance Trammell and David Payne.
“I didn’t really panic . . . I was like ‘Oh my God’, but I have a very good technique, meaning that even if I hit the hurdle I could still maintain it,” Brathwaite later told THE NATION.