• Sally Pearson clocks 12.75 in her return after wrist injury

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Olympic champion Sally Pearson posted fast 12.75 seconds in 100m hurdles in a time trial race over the weekend in Gold Coast. 

The 29-year-old Australian ran her first full 100m  hurdle race since breaking her wrist at last June's Diamond League competition in Rome. 

The official return for Pearson will be on June 5 when she will line up at the Diamond League meet in Birmingham. 

"First time over 10 flights of hurdles today in a time trial, I'm happy to announce that I ran 12.75,"

"I'm so excited to get the first race out of the way and keep moving forward onto the Olympics. Thanks to everyone who has been on the journey with me. After a long 11 months we got there." she posted on her Facebook page.

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