• US athlete Aries Merritt wins the 110 meters hurdles and sets a new world record of 12.80, at the Diamond League Memorial Van Damme athletics event at Brussels' King Baudouin Stadium, Friday, Sept. 7, 2012.

    Olympic champion Aries Merritt of the U.S. set a world record of 12.80 seconds Friday in the 110-meter hurdles at the Van Damme Memorial.

    LAST UPDATE : Dec 06, 2012, 5:00 PM EST