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Rhode edged South Korean

Updated: August 18, 2004, 6:01 PM ET
Associated Press

ATHENS, Greece -- American Kim Rhode rallied in the final rounds to win the gold medal in women's double trap Wednesday, staking a unique claim as the first and the last winner of the Olympic event.

Rhode won the 1996 gold when double trap was introduced at the Olympics, and now owns the 2004 medal in the event that will be discontinued after these games. She also won the bronze in 2000.

"It's an amazing feeling,'' said the 25-year-old Rhode, of El Monte, Calif. "I don't think ...

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