SHANGHAI — Four-time world and 1996 Olympic champion Allen Johnson will challenge China’s Liu Xiang in the 110m hurdles here Sunday, in the hometown hero’s first meet since pulling out of the Beijing Games.

The US track legend will face off at the Shanghai Golden Grand Prix against Liu and American Terrence Trammell, who won silver last month at the World Championships in Berlin, organisers announced Tuesday.

The hurdles event is set to be the highlight of the post-season meet after organisers announced Liu, a former 110m world champion and 2004 Olympic gold medallist, would run for the first time since his dramatic Beijing withdrawal….Read More

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