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Phelps Solidifies His Place As The Most Dominant Ever.

Most dominant athlete in Olympic history. Having just won his 11th gold metal. His 5th gold of the Beijing games. He has won 5 straight golds, setting 5 straight world records.

BEIJING — Michael Phelps has become the winningest Olympic athlete ever, earning his fourth gold medal of the Beijing Games with a world record in the 200-meter butterfly.

The American touched in 1 minute, 52.03 se More..More..conds, breaking his old mark of 1:52.09 set at last year's world championships in Australia.

It was Phelps' 10th career gold medal, breaking a tie with Mark Spitz, Carl Lewis and two others for most golds. He is 4-for-4 so far, setting world records in each of his events.

Laszlo Cseh of Hungary took the silver in 1:52.70. Takeshi Matsuda of Japan got the bronze in 1:52.97

Added: Aug-13-2008 
By: ston3pony
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Tags: Phelps, Olympics, Swimming
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