Xie broke down in tears when the scores for his final dive were posted, a string of 9.0s and 9.5s that clinched the victory with 558.75 points.
Shi led all five rounds, totaling 383.50 points. Wang earned silver with 348.75.
Tom Dean, Duncan Scott swam the anchor leg, while James Guy and Matthew Richards, 18, took the middle legs for Britain
USA earned six of 12 medals Sunday on the first morning of finals, showing no signs of slipping even without the most decorated athlete in Olympic history
Australia claimed a third straight gold in the women's 4x100-metre freestyle relay in world-record time
The 27-year-old clocked 1:56:38 seconds in the men's 200m butterfly event in Rome to become the first ever Indian swimmer to earn a direct Olympic qualification.
She will be the third Indian swimmer at Tokyo Games after Srihari Nataraj and Sajan Prakash qualified to secure direct entries.
The Tokyo Olympics will mark the first time when two Indian swimmers will take part in the Summer Games after achieving a direct qualification
Sajan Prakash made the Tokyo Olympic Games 'A' standard, set at 1:56.48 seconds, by 0.10 seconds at the Olympic qualifier.
Tokyo Games will be the Prakash's second Olympics participation, having competed in Rio 2016 through a Universality quota.
If Srihari Nataraj's time is confirmed, the Tokyo Olympics will mark the first time two Indian swimmers will take part in the Summer Games after achieving a direct qualification
Here are 12 things you need to know about Sajan Prakash, who will chase swimming dreams in the Tokyo Olympic Games
The 27-year-old made the Tokyo Olympic Games 'A' standard, set at 1:56.48 seconds, by 0.10 seconds at the FINA-accredited Olympic qualifier.
This was the last chance for Srihari Nataraj to make the 'A' cut as the qualification period for the Tokyo Olympics ends on Sunday
Rivals branded Sun Yang a drug cheat at the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympics, and two competitors refused to stand with him on medal podiums at the 2019 world championships
The nominations were communicated to FINA, the world body of aquatics, on June 20, which was the deadline, through the Indian Olympic Association
Kaylee McKeown, 19, had a time of 57.45 seconds at the South Australian Aquatic Centre to improve on the previous mark of 57.57 set by American Regan Smith in 2019
Mack Horton is more concerned with securing his spot on Australia's Tokyo Olympics team following poor swims at last month's nationals
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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