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Michael Phelps Co-Hosts 'America's Got Talent' (Video)

Michael Phelps takes a seat next to judges Mel B and Heidi Klum while co-hosting the America’s Got Talent results show on Wednesday evening (August 24) in Hollywood.

The 31-year-old Olympic gold medalist helped usual host Nick Cannon throughout the evening.

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He got a standing ovation as his fiance Nicole Johnson and their son, Boomer, watched from the audience.

“I wish the golden button was still in play!!” Michael tweeted before the show.

Watch Michael‘s appearance on AGT below!


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Michael Phelps Spends His First Day of Retirement With Son

Michael Phelps is already enjoying his official retirement from professional swimming!

The 31-year-old Olympian is back home after winning five gold medals at the 2016 Rio Summer Olympics and is spending quality time with his family.

“There’s nothing like being back home!! Great way to spend my first day in retirement!! @boomerrphelps @nicole.m.johnson,” Michael captioned an Instagram photo of himself in the pool with fiance Nicole Johnson and their son Boomer.

Check out the cute photo below!

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Michael Phelps & Katie Ledecky Recreated Famous Autograph Photo from 10 Years Ago

Michael Phelps strikes a pose and talks to reporters while walking the red carpet at the Omega House on Monday (August 15) in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

On Saturday, the 31-year-old swimmer won his record-breaking 23rd Olympic gold medal at the 2016 Rio Summer Olympics.

Michael and Katie Ledecky, 19 – who has won several gold medals and broken world records during this summer’s Olympics – recently recreated a photo they took 10 years ago.

In the 2006 photo, nine-year-old Katie smiled after getting an autograph from 21-year-old Michael, and in the 2016 photo, Michael was the one grinning as he got an autograph from Katie.

Check out the photo (via Today) below!

Also pictured inside: Olympic swimmers Chad le Clos and Alexander Popov also attending the Omega House event with Michael, and Michael leaving the studio at Rio’s Leme Beach with his wife and son (not pictured) on Monday.

15+ pictures inside of Michael Phelps, Chad le Clos, and Alexander Popov on the red carpet… More Here! »

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Michael Phelps Wins 23rd Gold Medal During His Last Ever Olympic Swim!

Michael Phelps just won a record breaking 23rd Olympic gold medal at the 2016 Rio Summer Olympics!

The 31-year-old swimmer competed with the U.S. team – which included Ryan Murphy, Cody Miller, and Nathan Adrian – during the 4×100-meter medley relay on Saturday night (August 13) in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Earlier that day, Michael announced that he will be retiring from professionally swimming after the 2016 Rio Summer Olympics.

After it was announced that they won, the crowds cheered on an emotional Michael as he hugged his teammates.

“I’ve had the opportunity to be on some of the greatest relays of all time,” Michael told CBS Sports. “It truly is an honor.”

While in Rio, Michael has won five gold medals and one silver, making him the most decorated Olympian in history.

Congratulations, Michael!

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Michael Phelps Says He's Not Planning On Competing in 2020 Olympics

Michael Phelps says he’s not planning on competing in the 2020 Tokyo Summer Olympics, despite what his teammate Ryan Lochte is saying!

The 30-year-old swimmer took the chance to clarify the rumors after the 100m Butterfly, where he took the silver.

“I will just clarify that Ryan doesn’t know what he is talking about. I am not coming back in four years,” he explained.

Michael added, “I have two laps left in my career so I am happy and I’m excited and looking forward to tomorrow. I saw (what Ryan said) and I was like ‘thanks Ryan, throw me back out there for another four years.’ If he wants to come back it will be great.”

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‘s last race will be the 4×100-meter medley relay on Saturday, August 13.

Joseph Schooling Beats Michael Phelps in 100m Butterfly & Wins Singapore's First Gold Medal

Swimmer Joseph Schooling just beat Michael Phelps and took the gold in the 100-meter butterfly at the 2016 Rio Summer Olympics.

This is the first Olympics medal for the 21-year-old athlete and the first gold medal for his home country of Singapore.

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Meanwhile, Michael took the silver medal in a three-way tie with South African swimmer Chad le Clos and Lazlo Cseh of Hungary. This marks Michael‘s 26th medal.

Coincidentally, Michael met Joseph in 2008 and NBC shared a cute throwback photo during the race.

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