Michael Phelps has retired with 22 Olympic medals (71 total medals in world-competition). Including 18 Olympic gold medals, which is double that of his closest Olympic competitors who each have 9 (Carl Lewis, Mark Spitz, Latynina, and Paavo Nurmi).
Beijing (all Gold, all World-Records except for one which was only Olympic record)
Athens (4 Gold, 2 Bronze)
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