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Phelps wins relay gold in comeback
The most successful Olympic swimmer bags first gold at Pan Pacific Championship but finishes fourth in 100m freestyle.
Last updated: 22 Aug 2014 15:55 GMT
Contenders line up to replace Phelps
Plenty of challengers to the throne of the retired Olympic legend as swimming world championships begin this weekend.
Last updated: 26 Jul 2013 10:58 GMT
'Toxic' environment in Aussie Olympics team
Review of problem-plagued 2012 Olympics swim team details bullying, breaching curfews and misuse of prescription drugs.
Last updated: 19 Feb 2013 12:12 GMT
Swimming Australia to review medal haul
Governing body announces a review of the team's performance after failing to secure an individual gold at the Games.
Last updated: 06 Aug 2012 12:46 GMT
Australia's swimming sister act
The London Games will welcome 44 Australian swimmers including the first siblings to compete together in 40 years.
Last updated: 22 Mar 2012 14:36 GMT
Thorpe's Olympic ambitions shattered
The London Games will be without five-time Olympic champion Ian Thorpe after he fails to qualify for Australian team.
Last updated: 18 Mar 2012 11:46 GMT
Ryan Lochte breaks own world record
A year before Olympics, Lochte proves he is the man to beat claiming his second gold at world swimming championships.
Last updated: 28 Jul 2011 12:31 GMT
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