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PH's Eric Cray wins hurdles gold, settles for sprint silver

The Philippines' Eric Cray won the gold medal in the 400-meter hurdles in the Southeast Asian Games in Kuala Lumpur, on Tuesday.

Cray, 28, finished his signature race with a time of 50.03 seconds, a mere two-hundredths of a second ahead of Vietnam's Quach Cong Lich, the same man who finished 2nd when Cray won the same event in the Singapore SEA Games in 2015.

Eric Cray successfully defended his SEA Games title in the 400-meter hurdles. PSC/POC pool
Replays of the finish showed Cray literally nosing out Quach for the Olongapo-born runner's 3rd straight SEA Games 400s crown.

Andrian of Indonesia copped the bronze with a time of 51.52 seconds.

But Cray couldn't complete a double gold, losing out in the 100 meters later in the night.

Full Article: http://news.abs-cbn.com/sports/08/22/17/sea-games-phs-eric-cray-wins-hurdles-gold-settles-for-sprint-silver

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