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U.S. star Katie Ledecky stormed to her third straight Olympic 800-meter freestyle title Saturday with a dominant swim to bank her fourth Tokyo medal.

The 24-year-old touched in 8:12.57 to outpace Australian archrival Ariarne Titmus, who clocked a personal best 8:13.83 to earn silver ahead of Italy’s Simona Quadarella at 8:18.35.

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