Former Jackson State track and field standout and 2012 London Olympic silver medalist, Michael Tinsley, won the 400 meter hurdles during the 2013 Adidas Grand Prix Saturday.
Tinsley rallied at the end of the race, using the wind to his advantage, to finish with a time of 48.42. He just edged out London bronze medalist Javier Culson. Tinsley got the victory on a cold and rainy day.
2013 Adidas Grand Prix Diamond League Results (New York, NY)
400 Metres Hurdles - Men Pts
1 Tinsley , Michael USA 48.43 4
2 Culson , Javier PUR 48.53 2
3 Dutch , Johnny USA 48.78 1
4 Cisneros , Omar CUB 49.33
5 Gaymon , Justin USA 49.41
6 Gordon , Jehue TRI 49.76
7 Green , Leford JAM 50.09
8 Fredericks , Cornel RSA 50.73