run out of (one's) skin

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run out of (one's) skin

To play or perform exceptionally well and with the utmost of one's energy and skill. You can tell that they ran out of their skin for the whole match, but they just couldn't secure a victory against the returning champions.
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The aforementioned Toblermorey Boy is running out of his skin as is Wise Emerald, while First Emergency is capable of anything on his day.