Medals

London 2012
Gold Silver Bronze
4 2 0
Beijing 2008
Gold Silver Bronze
8 0 0
All-time
Gold Silver Bronze
18 2 2

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Competed in: SWIMMINGSwimming

Phelps made history at the last Olympics by winning eight gold medals and he looks set to add to his incredible tally in London

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Michael Phelps

Phelps through after scare

Michael Phelps, the 14-time gold medal winner, comes within 0.07 seconds of being eliminated from the men's 400m individual medley.

1 Jan 13

18-time Olympic champion Michael Phelps Best feeling in the world - Phelps

Olympic great Michael Phelps describes finishing his career at the London Games in front of his family as "the best feeling in the world".

Michael Phelps Phelps wins 18th and final gold

Team USA

5 Aug 12

Michael Phelps wins his 18th and final Olympic gold medal before he retires as the US dominated the 4x100m medley relay.

Michael Phelps ends career with 18th Gold medal Phelps ends with 18th gold medal

Michael Phelps, the greatest ever Olympian, ends his career with 18 gold medals after he and his team-mates win gold in the men's 4x100m relay at the Aquatics Centre in London.

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Head to Head

Michael Phelps vs Michael Rock

Michael Phelps

Michael Phelps One to watch United States flag

London 2012 medals

6

London 2012 appearances

17

London 2012 results

3:29.35 Men's 4 x 100m Medley Relay

Height

1.93m (6'4")

Weight

88kg

Age

28

Michael Rock

Michael Rock Great Britain & N. Ireland flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

3

London 2012 results

3:32.32 Men's 4 x 100m Medley Relay

Height

1.8m (5'11")

Weight

78kg

Age

27

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