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''Michael Phelps Wins 22nd Gold Medal In A Landslide'' Michael Phelps Wins 22nd Gold Medal In A Landslide Michael Phelps won his 22nd career gold medal in spectacular fashion Thursday demolishing his rivals in the 200m individual medley. Rio is the fourth straight Olympics Phelps has taken gold in the event and he did so by a wide margin far outpacing the rest of the field. Silver medalist Kosuke Hagino of Japan trailed Phelps by nearly a body-length. Chinas Wang Shun took bronze. Lochte…

from Forbes

American Olympic Gold Medalist Michael Phelps Is Hooked On Words With Friends

Michael Fred Phelps II (born June 30, 1985) is a retired[6] American swimmer and the most decorated Olympian of all time, with a total of 22 medals. Phelps also holds the all-time records for Olympic gold medals (18, double the second highest record holders), Olympic gold medals in individual events (11), and Olympic medals in individual events for a male (13).

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from sports.yahoo.com

Michael Phelps wins yet another Olympic gold medal in 200-meter IM

For the fourth consecutive and final time, Michael Phelps won Olympic gold in the 200-meter individual medley.

Before Phelps there was Mark Spitz who won seven gold medals at the 72 Olympics. I had this poster on my bedroom wall.

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from USA TODAY

Michael Phelps ends career with 23rd Olympic gold medal as U.S. wins medley relay

from Live Science

23 Gold Medals: Is Michael Phelps an Outlier?

Math shows that Phelps' gold-medal count is so sky-high, it wouldn't have been predicted to occur, at least not for another 250 years.

from FOX Sports

Can Michael Phelps stay perfect and win a mind-blowing six gold medals in Rio?

from FOX Sports

US London 2012 Summer Olympics medalists by state

Michael Phelps, Baltimore, MD: Gold, swimming 100m butterfly; gold, 200m individual medley; silver, 200m butterfly; silver, men’s 4x100 freestyle relay; gold, 4x200m freestyle relay; gold, 4x100m medley relay

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