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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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Ryan Murphy Wins His Second Gold Medal for Backstroke in Rio

Ryan Murphy celebrates after winning the gold medal in the Men’s 200m Backstroke Final during day six of the 2016 Rio Summer Olympics on Thursday (August 11) in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

The 21-year-old swimmer is clearly the best backstroke swimmer in the world as he also took home the gold medal in the Men’s 100m Backstroke Final earlier in the week.

Ryan set an Olympic record for his 100-meter event and he beat out Australia’s Mitch Larkin, a favorite in the competition, in the 200m event.

Congrats to the budding star swimmer!

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Ryan Murphy Wins Gold, Conor Dwyer Takes Home Bronze in Olympics Swimming Events!

Ryan Murphy celebrates after winning the gold medal in the Men’s 100m backstroke event during the 2016 Rio Summer Olympics on Monday (August 8) in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

The 21-year-old swimmer beat out his teammate David Plummer, who came in third place and won the bronze medal.

Conor Dwyer, one of the star swimmers who you will remember from the 2012 games, won the bronze medal in the Men’s 200m freestyle that evening as well. He was beat out by China’s Sun Yang and South Africa’s Chad le Clos.

10+ pictures inside of the swimmers celebrating their wins… More Here! »

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U.S. Men's Olympic Swimming Team 2016 - Roster & Athletes!

With the competition rounds of the 2016 Rio Summer Olympics kicking off this weekend, let’s take a moment to meet the U.S. Men’s Swimming Team!

The team will feature such star athletes as Michael Phelps, Ryan Lochte, Nathan Adrian, and Conor Dwyer, who have all represented the U.S. in previous games.

Some of the star rookies that you should keep an eye on include 21-year-old Ryan Murphy, the current American record-holder in the 100- and 200-meter men’s backstroke.

19-year-old Caeleb Dressel is also considered to be one to watch. He will be competing in the 100-meter freestyle race.

Click inside to see the full roster for the U.S. Men’s Olympic Swimming Team… More Here! »

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