Ryan Lochte turned his much-anticipated duel with Michael Phelps into a blowout, pulling away to win the Olympic 400-meter individual medley by more than 3 seconds Saturday night. Even more stunning: Phelps didn’t even win a medal.
Michael Phelps barely qualified in the 400-meter individual medley on the opening day of Olympic swimming Saturday, squeaking into the final by seven-hundredths of a second.
Michael Phelps’ Olympic program is set. He’ll be going for another eight gold medals.
Michael Phelps finally gets a night off from battling Ryan Lochte.
Ryan Lochte still has Michael Phelps’ number. Phelps, though, has put himself in position to go for another gaudy number: eight gold medals at the London Olympics.
Michael Phelps knows what’s on his schedule this summer. Just don’t ask him to share it.
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The latest installment in the Michael Phelps-Milorad Cavic rivalry might not be as thrilling as the last two editions.
Michael Phelps had a disappointing finish in the Michigan Grand Prix, placing second in the 200 individual medley and 100 freestyle Sunday.