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Michael Phelps Ends Olympic Career with 22 Medals!

Michael Phelps Ends Olympic Career with 22 Medals!

Michael Phelps proudly shows off his trophy for being the “Greatest Olympic Athlete of All Time” after the last race of his Olympic career during the 2012 Summer Olympics on Saturday (August 4) at the Aquatics Centre in London, England.

The 27-year-old swimmer won his 22nd medal that day – a gold in the Men’s 4x100m Medley Relay Final alongside teammates Nathan Adrian, Matt Grevers, and Brendan Hansen.

Michael left the Olympics this year with six medals. Overall, he has won 18 gold medals, 2 silver medals, and 2 bronze medals during his career at the Olympics, setting a record for being the most decorated Olympian of all time.

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Credit: Al Bello, Clive Rose, Chris McGrath, Jeff Gross, Ronald Martinez; Photos: Getty
Posted to: 2012 Summer Olympics London, Brendan Hansen, Matt Grevers, Michael Phelps, Nathan Adrian, Shirtless

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