The Sports Network It was a familiar scene, Michael Phelps atop an Olympic medal podium, gold medal hanging from his neck...And if what Phelps says is true, it's the last time we'll see him in that position. "It's wild...I've done everything I've
The finale was a formality, more a coronation than a contest. Michael Phelps headed into the retirement the only way imaginable -- with another gold medal. Reclaiming the lead with his trademark butterfly stroke, the one seen in his Olympic debut as
News Source: New Zealand Infotech Weekly
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Michael Phelps, his emotions overflowing as he swam his last competitive race before retiring, ended his record-breaking career on Saturday the only way he knew how, by winning another Olympic gold medal. Joining forces with his American team-mates,
There's no denying that Michael Phelps is a great swimmer and, after today (August 4), his Olympic career is officially over. The 27-year-old athlete earned his 22nd medal, the most out of any Olympic athlete, after racing in the 4×100 medley relay
Michael Phelps & Missy Franklin Finish London Games Saturday August 04, 2012 05:05 PM EDT Spoiler Alert: Results from the Olympic Games are available live online, several hours ahead of the telecasts. If you'd rather find out how the athletes fare on
News Source: Australian Broadcasting Corporation
| over 1 year ago
Phelps, alongside Matthew Grevers, Brendan Hansen and Nathan Adrian, secured gold with 3:29.35, ahead of Japan (3:31.26) and Australia (3:31.58). "Tonight is the craziest night...Looking back at my career, I've seen that I've done what I wanted,"
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