Peng Bo won China's third successive Olympic three-metre men's springboard diving title on Tuesday.
Peng totalled 787.38 points from his six dives in the final and five semi-final dives earlier in the day.
Canada's Alexandre Despatie went from third to second with the final dive of the competition to take the silver with 755.97 points.
Russia's Dmitry Sautin claimed his third Olympic springboard bronze medal with an overall score of 753.27.
Peng made it three in a row for China after Xiong Ni's victories in 1996 and 2000.