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I'm ready to retire, says Phelps

I'm ready to retire, says Phelps

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Sat, Aug 13 2016

Phelps said in 2012 he was retiring but he came back for one last hurrah after feeling he wanted to bow...

Schooling beats Phelps to win Singapore's...

Schooling beats Phelps to win Singapore's...

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Sat, Aug 13 2016

Known at home for smashing national records and taking multiple titles in regional competitions, Schooling...

Ledecky smashes 800m record to claim...

Ledecky smashes 800m record to claim...

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Sat, Aug 13 2016

Katie Ledecky broke her own world record to complete a rare Olympic swimming treble

Lochte not ready for retirement

Lochte not ready for retirement

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Fri, Aug 12 2016

Lochte's performance at Rio was far from the heights he would have expected, particularly given it was...

Water quality concern moves to pools...

Water quality concern moves to pools...

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Fri, Aug 12 2016

World swimming governing body FINA said the colour was the result of a failure by Rio Games organisers...

Move over Leonidas, here comes Michael...

Move over Leonidas, here comes Michael...

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Thu, Aug 11 2016

Phelps has by far the most of any Olympic athlete and is the only one to win eight golds at a single...

Drop in alkalinity to blame for green...

Drop in alkalinity to blame for green...

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Thu, Aug 11 2016

The water in the pool was bright green on Tuesday, baffling competitors in the women's 10 metre synchronised...

Belmonte wins breakthrough gold for...

Belmonte wins breakthrough gold for...

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Thu, Aug 11 2016

Belmonte's gold completed the medal set for the 25-year-old, who won a bronze in on Saturday, and was...

Australia's Chalmers comes from behind...

Australia's Chalmers comes from behind...

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Thu, Aug 11 2016

Chalmers powered through the field in the last 50 metres, recording a split of 24.44 seconds for second...

American Armstrong wins third straight...

American Armstrong wins third straight...

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Wed, Aug 10 2016

Armstrong, who retired in 2009 to start a family but returned to win gold in London before retiring again,...

Hosszu completes her golden treble

Hosszu completes her golden treble

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Wed, Aug 10 2016

Hosszu, who set an Olympic record of two minutes, 6.58 seconds, had already won the 400 individual medley...

Vamos! Latin fans add flavour to first...

Vamos! Latin fans add flavour to first...

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Tue, Aug 9 2016

About 75 percent of tickets have been snatched up by Brazilians, but Argentines and Chileans are the...

Does this picture show a culture...

Does this picture show a culture...

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Tue, Aug 9 2016

Egypt's Doaa Elghobashy, however, is the first Olympian to wear a hijab as well.

Baki 25th, fails to qualify for final...

Baki 25th, fails to qualify for final...

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Mon, Aug 8 2016

He scored 621.2 points in the 10-metre air rifle event

Peaty takes 100m breaststroke gold in...

Peaty takes 100m breaststroke gold in...

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Mon, Aug 8 2016

Peaty powered down the final 50 like a man determined to exceed the expectations that have built since...

Hambuechen blames scoring system for...

Hambuechen blames scoring system for...

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Mon, Aug 8 2016

Ait Said ended up in hospital with a broken leg that was left dangling from below his knee following...

I'll be fine, says Van Vleuten after...

I'll be fine, says Van Vleuten after...

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Mon, Aug 8 2016

Television pictures showed Van Vleuten slamming into the road and a stone kerb after losing control of...

Age is just a number for...

Age is just a number for...

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Mon, Aug 8 2016

Majority of Chusovitina's Rio rivals were not even born when she was a member of the triumphant Unified...

Despite flawless day, US's Douglas won't...

Despite flawless day, US's Douglas won't...

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Mon, Aug 8 2016

Since winning the all around gold in London, there have been doubts Douglas could regain her Olympic...

Syrian refugee Mardini a winner in the...

Syrian refugee Mardini a winner in the...

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Sun, Aug 7 2016

Mardini swam part of that treacherous sea crossing from Turkey to the island of Lesbos, helping other...

Rio Games begin amid glitzy opening...

Rio Games begin amid glitzy opening...

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Sun, Aug 7 2016

The 2016 Rio Olympics opening ceremony began with fireworks and laser-lit choreography on Friday as Brazil...