Housemates Jack Laugher and Chris Mears etched their names into the history books as they became Great Britain's first ever 3m synchro medallists at a World Championships – securing Team GB's first diving Rio quota place in the process.
The duo, winners of Commonwealth Games gold together last year, went into the final in Kazan as the fourth-highest pairing after the morning preliminaries.
The prize on offer should they secure a podium finish could not have been higher with a chance not only to make history in the medal stakes but also book an Olympics berth for Great Britain.
This is a biggie for us," Laugher, 20, said. "It's probably the crowning achievement of my career so far and to have my best mate stood next to me as well is what makes it even sweeter."
Jack Update. Saturday 01.08.15
Jack Laugher has become only the second British diver to ever win an individual World Championships medal.
The 20-year-old scored 528.9 in the 3m springboard final in Kazan to secure bronze behind defending champion He Chao of China (555.05) and Russia's Olympic gold medallist Ilya Zakharov (547.6)
It was his second medal of the week after bronze in the 3m synchronised springboard with Chris Mears.
Tom Daley is the only other Briton to win an individual world diving medal - claiming gold at the age of 15 at Rome 2009.
Lustralboy happily celebrates the success of these two great characters. Don't miss the Laugher feature in Related Stories below.
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