9 August 22:02 (BST)

AT: DUTKIEWICZ (GER) - silver in the women's 100m hurdles

BERLIN - Comments from Pamela DUTKIEWICZ (GER) after winning silver in the women's 100m hurdles in 12.72 seconds at Berlin Olympic Stadium on Thursday.

Pamela DUTKIEWICZ (GER) - silver

On winning a silver medal: in front of her home crowd:

"This is something so special. I know that I will never run in front of a home crowd at an international championships again."

On the race:

"This was not an easy race. The wind changed all the time. And when it started to rain right before the final I thought 'more drama cannot be possible'.

"The pressure was giant, especially the pressure I put up myself. I kept telling myself, 'seize this opportunity'."

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