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Orlando Duque wins high diving title

Updated: July 31, 2013, 5:04 PM ET
Associated Press

BARCELONA, Spain -- Orlando Duque just had to be the first man to be crowned high diving world champion.

But even the 38-year-old Colombian cliff diving legend needed a wobble by main rival Gary Hunt on the last dive of Wednesday's final to snatch the inaugural gold medal by just 0.9 points.

Duque, Hunt and the other fearless competitors plummeted three times from the equivalent of a nine-story building into the Barcelona harbor, adding the scores to their first two rounds from Monday.

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