London 2012 - Felix Sanchez of the Dominican Republic weeps with joy on the gold medal step of the men’s 400m hurdles podium after dedicating the win to his grandmother. Michael Tinsley of the USA stands with silver and Puerto Rico’s Javier Culson takes bronze.
London 2012 - Rounding the corner the race looks close but Felix Sanchez of the Dominican Republic finishes strong for gold with USA’s Michael Tinsley in silver and Javier Culson of Puerto Rico in bronze.
London 2012 - Michael Tinsley shows his patriotism for the USA after earning silver in the men’s 400m hurdles.
London 2012 - Around his neck Felix Sanchez wears the flag of the Dominican Republic and the golden shoes that delivered him to a medal of the same color in the men’s 400m hurdles. Sanchez also won this event in 2004 and is one of four two-time 400m hurdle winners.
London 2012 - Felix Sanchez proudly displays the Dominican Republic flag upon regaining gold in the men’s 400m hurdles, incredibly clocking the exact 47.63 second time that earned him the win in 2004..